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Cunning Communist Allegory wrapped in the cocoon of fairy tale by a man with a cool name (which isn't his real one). Also, how to realise when you are being manipulated by propaganda and how to manipulate others...
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Ethos, Pathos, Logos - YouTube

Persuasion is best achieved through three motivational appeals described by Aristotle: ethos, pathos, & logos.
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Ukraine's former PM rallies protesters after Yanukovych flees Kiev

Ukraine's former PM rallies protesters after Yanukovych flees Kiev | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
Yulia Tymoshenko addresses crowd in Kiev after release from prison, as MPs vote to impeach Viktor Yanukovych
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Animal Farm - are there parallels to contemporary political events?

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Russell Brand, the revolutionary now calling on MPs - video

Russell Brand, the revolutionary now calling on MPs - video | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
Russell Brand is back and unrepentant about his belief that politics is dead. But here he is talking to Jon Snow about a campaign to change UK drug laws which MPs must now debate.
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Watch persuasive speech in action. How does Russell Brand make his point and how does Jon Snow extract the reaction he wants? How would you have answered?

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George Orwell's critique of internet English

George Orwell's critique of internet English | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
The concerns of Orwell's 1946 essay remain notably relevant to the changes in written language wrought by the digital age
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George Orwell's 6 rules for writing

George Orwell's 6 rules for writing | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
Never use a metaphor, simile or other figure of speech which you are used to seeing in print. Never use a long word where a short one will do. If it is possible to cut a word out, always cut it out...
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Orwell's 'Animal Farm' and Ukrainian Refugees | PRI's The World

Orwell's 'Animal Farm' and Ukrainian Refugees | PRI's The World | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
A year after George Orwell published his classic novel, Animal Farm, it became a hit with an unexpected group -- Ukrainian refugees from the Soviet Union. They understood Orwell's allegorical novel about the Soviet Union in a way that others did not.
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Animal Farm, a fairy story - George Orwell | libcom.org

Animal Farm, a fairy story - George Orwell | libcom.org | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
Erroneously considered a damning of collectivism, Orwell's allegorical fantasy is a critique of the Bolshevist and Stalinist regimes set on a farm as animals attempt to create a society. Chapter I. Mr.
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BBC Radio 4 - The Real George Orwell - Clips

BBC Radio 4 - The Real George Orwell  - Clips | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
A journey exploring the man Eric Blair and the writer George Orwell (RT @BBCRadio4: "Radio gets under your skin" Listen to Tamsin Greig on narrating Animal Farm: http://t.co/qKUhiGCY #r4orwell)...
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George Orwell’s death on 21 January 1950

George Orwell’s death on 21 January 1950 | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
George Orwell died of a massive hemorrhage of the lung in the early hours of Saturday January 21st 1950 at University College Hospital in London.
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Animal Farm Study Guide

Animal Farm Study Guide - Free download as PDF File (.pdf), Word Doc (.doc / .docx), Text File (.txt) or read online for free.
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Some simple comprehension and basic information.

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George Orwell’s preface for the Ukrainian translation of Animal Farm (March 1947)

George Orwell’s preface for the Ukrainian translation of Animal Farm (March 1947) | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
The Ukrainian translation of Animal Farm was intended for Ukrainians living in the camps for Displaced Persons in Germany under British and American adminis
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Venezuela: chaos and thuggery take the place of the pretty revolution

Venezuela: chaos and thuggery take the place of the pretty revolution | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
Hugo Chávez's dream world has become a nightmare of shot-down protesters, jailed oppositionists, economic meltdown and a brutal war waged against a defiant middle class
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Animal Farm - is the message still relevant? Is this a contemporary example? Why / why not?

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"Animal Farm" INTRODUCTION! -- George Orwell's "Animal Farm" ... from 60second Recap®

[ Sound like a genius ... in 60 seconds.™ http://www.60secondrecap.com ] Snowball and Napoleon. Two pigs, two very different politicians. Now broadcasting li...
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Good starting points for further research. Watch the series.

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Campaign for George Orwell statue at BBC Broadcasting House gathers pace - Ham&High

Campaign for George Orwell statue at BBC Broadcasting House gathers pace - Ham&High | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
Ham&High Campaign for George Orwell statue at BBC Broadcasting House gathers pace Ham&High Plans to install a statue of former Hampstead resident George Orwell outside BBC Broadcasting House are full steam ahead and campaigners hope to see it...
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Animal Farm - Russian Revolution Character Relations flashcards | Quizlet

Vocabulary words for Honors LA 9 - Weight . Includes studying games and tools such as flashcards.
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Make that connection...for your assessment...

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How does George Orwell use symbolism to warn readers?

In Animal Farm, how does George Orwell use symbolism to warn readers. (#Animal #Farm #George http://t.co/WyHAtPqi How does George Orwell use symbolism to warn readers?
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Animal Farm: A Fairy Story - Unabridged Audiobook [ FULL] - by George Orwell

An allegorical and dystopian novel by George Orwell, published in England on 17 August 1945. According to Orwell, the book reflects events leading up to the ...
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Animal Farm: Sixty Years On

Animal Farm: Sixty Years On | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
‘A little squib which might amuse you’: so George Orwell dismissed the book he was completing in February 1944.
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What would George Orwell have made of the world in 2013?

What would George Orwell have made of the world in 2013? | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
If he were alive today, would he be writing about call centres and Occupy? Or would he have become a rightwing food writer? It's not as crazy as it sounds (What would George Orwell have made of the world in 2013?
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My problem with George Orwell - The Guardian

My problem with George Orwell - The Guardian | RCHK Animal Farm & Persuasive Speech. | Scoop.it
The Guardian My problem with George Orwell The Guardian It's a melancholy fate for any writer to become an eponym for all that he despised, but that is what happened to George Orwell, whose memory is routinely abused in unthinking uses of the...
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George Orwell on Socialism

It pays to actually read Orwell for oneself: "I am well aware that it is now the fashion to deny that Socialism has anything to do with equality. In every co...
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