Is there relevance or connection to our world; would any of the horrors Orwell predicted come true?  its a reaction to the novel it can be about any issue, privacy, freedom, government control, or...

Is there relevance or connection to our world; would any of the horrors Orwell predicted come true? 

its a reaction to the novel it can be about any issue, privacy, freedom, government control, or language

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When 1984 (the year) came around, many were struck by Orwell 's prescience about official euphemisms being taken for granted (one of his most penetrating was "Department of Defense", which is still more a department of offense.  Today,...

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