The Nation. TED: Ideas worth spreading. Amnesty International | Working to Protect Human Rights. 2011: A Brave New Dystopia - Chris Hedges' Columns. 2011: A Brave New Dystopia Posted on Dec 27, 2010 By Chris Hedges The two greatest visions of a future dystopia were George Orwell’s “1984” and Aldous Huxley’s “Brave New World.”
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jdoran Feb 14 2012None of this encapsulates "progress" unless it is equated to folly.