How has Huxley written his novel to be a social critique about "the dangers of an all-powerful state?

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Huxley's novel is a well known representation of a state run Dystopia. Through the use of the hatched classes, the hypnopaedia, the manipulation of books and literature, and the rampant drug use, Huxley presents a society that is controlled and manipulated by the all powerful state. When John visits the BNW he sees the world state as the readers do and does not accept its validity. In a state with no choice and relatively no freedom to experience pain, suffering, and life John chooses death over living in such a state. By having a savage reservation that is largely like our traditions and rituals, he is making the suggestion that sometimes it is better to exist primitively. The reservation is the control group and the group which we compare BNW to. Most readers would feel more at home in the reservation. Please see John and Mond's conversation near the end of the novel. It is here where Huxley presents both views.

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