As the old saying goes, the path to hell is paved with good intentions.
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The 1984 concept will have a 🥸 emoji to represent Big BrotherThe current expression we’re seeing in society will have a 📅 emoji* 🥸 Discouraging good relations between the sexes by only allowing unattracted people to marry; weaponizing sexual frustration into political rage📅 Labeling stereotypically masculine behavior "toxic;" the all-time low rate of having sex, particularly in Millennials/Gen-Z* 🥸 Changing the meaning of common words/phrases instantly and punishing those who do not adapt📅 The redefinition (literally) overnight of phrases like "sexual preference" (used to be fine; suddenly "bigoted" and rewritten in the dictionary)https://reclaimthenet.org/sexual-preference-websters-rewrite/ * 🥸 Tactical language changes, continued📅 Changing definitions of “racism” (to pretty much anything where there are disparate outcomes among races) and “white supremacy” (to…pretty much anything involving white people)https://newdiscourses.com/tftw-white-supremacy/ * 🥸 The ubiquitous presence of technology that delivers you content but mainly serves to spy on you (primarily the Telescreen but also cameras, mics, etc.)📅 Amazon Echos, Google Homes, smart TVs, mobile apps that covertly monitor you (ahem, Facebook)* 🥸The attack on objective reality as a way to demoralize and control people; “2+2=5”📅 People saying 2+2=4 is some sort of “racist math” washingtonexaminer.com/news/math-prof… Statements that everyone knows are true (e.g., men and women are biologically different) have become “unsayable"* 🥸 Newspeak, the Party language in 1984, designed to eliminate critical thinking, free will, personal identity, self-expression, and descriptions of objective reality📅 Political correctness, resulting in dehumanizing language like “bodies with vaginas” for “women”* 🥸 The Newspeak tactic of renaming words/phrases so that disagreement is hard (e.g., removing "bad" as a word & replacing w/ "ungood")📅 Slogans like "black lives matter," where the broadness of the phrase makes it difficult to state any disagreement with its methods* 🥸 "Memory-holing," where the controlling government effectively erases a person, word, or event from history📅 Government-led "disappearing" of uncooperative individuals (e.g., the CCP memory-holing actress Fan Bingbing) businessinsider.com/fan-bingbing-c…* 🥸 The Party changing the status quo in real time, then acting like it's always been this way ("we've always been at war with Eurasia")📅 E.g., Biden saying in 2020 that vaccines won't be mandatory (bbc.com/news/world-us-…), then making them mandatory for millions in 2021* 🥸 Another example of “we’ve always been at war with Eurasia" below:📅 The sudden shift in summer 2020 from “if you’re out in big groups, you’re literally killing people” to “if you’re not out protesting in big groups, you’re a bad person” cbc.ca/radio/asithapp…* 🥸 Another example of “we’ve always been at war with Eurasia" below:📅 E.g., the current administration expressing hesitance about certain shots under Trump, and now behaving as though such hesitancy is inconceivableHere’s a mashup of VACCINE MISINFORMATION from Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.Does Jen Psaki want Big Tech to CENSOR this?pic.twitter.com/vqnucmZjnj— Kyle Martinsen (@KyleMartinsen_) July 16, 2021* 🥸 Tiered society: the elitist Inner Party on top, then the Outer Party, then the Proles; the Inner Party have special privileges and exemptions from rules📅 "Rules for thee but not for me;" e.g. @GavinNewsom's French Laundry dinner; only staff wearing masks at the Met Gala* 🥸 Doublethink/speak (phrases that are obviously false but stated as true): “FREEDOM IS SLAVERY; IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH.”📅E.g., CNN reporting on “mostly peaceful protests” in front of burning buildings thehill.com/homenews/media…“2 weeks to slow the spread” lasting 563 days* 🥸Doublethink, continued📅 “My body, my choice” applying to abortion rights but not vaccine mandates; feminists who “support women’s sports” but see no problem with people who’ve lived 30+ years as biological males competing in said sports apnews.com/article/2020-t…* 🥸The Ministry of Truth, “which concerned itself with news, entertainment, education and the fine arts” & puts out propaganda📅The too-close relationship between big tech, the media, and the government and their fight against “misinformation,” AKA whatever ideas they dislike* 🥸The Ministry of Truth, continued📅The media/big tech declaring that story about Hunter Biden’s laptop wasn’t true when it was; the same declaring Russiagate was true when it wasn’t, at least in part greenwald.substack.com/p/the-indictme…* 🥸The mandate that there’s only one “correct” political party and set of opinions (The Party's)📅Many people’s repeated insistence that they’re “on the right side of history” and the increasing lack of tolerance for any diversity of opinion washingtontimes.com/news/2016/oct/…* 🥸“Vaporization:” “Your name was removed from the registers, every record of everything you had ever done was wiped out, your one-time existence was denied and then forgotten.”📅Severe cancellations where one becomes an “unperson:” fired, socially isolated, etc.* 🥸 Indoctrination of children so that they become spies who turn in their parents for “wrongthink”📅The increasingly political stance of many teachers who take it upon themselves to transfer political beliefs to children rather than educate them neutrally/factually* 🥸 The Thought Police who surveil the population looking for the slightest indication that a person doesn’t fully support The Party📅 Scanning of social media, e.g., police showing up to people’s houses in Australia to question them about their posts reclaimthenet.org/australia-poli…* 🥸 Controlling speech to control (and prevent) thought📅Social media platforms silencing people (like @NICKIMINAJ), applying “misinformation” warnings, blocking hashtags/link-sharing around convos they don’t want to exist* 🥸 Using citizens to spy on each other and report “ungood behavior”📅 E.g., the Texas 6-week abortion law encouraging citizens to report anyone in violation newsweek.com/texas-abortion…Encouraging citizens to turn in others who aren’t following lockdowns police.vic.gov.au/palolr* 🥸 Tribalism: The Party vs The Brotherhood📅Tribalism: vaccinated vs unvaccinated, Left versus Right, Republicans versus Democrats, etc. How about we focus on something we can all agree on: avoiding a future like 1984?