It's unknown why he has chosen the titlethere is presumption that he might have been switched the numbers he began writing it in After Syme admits that the true purpose of Newspeak is to reduce the capacity of human thought, Winston speculates that Syme will disappear as he believes he is "too intelligent".
As a result of this journalistic account, he was commissioned by Victor Gollancz to explore poverty in northern England, which resulted in The Road to Wigan Pier The only references to the exterior world for the Oceanian citizenry the Outer Party and the Proles are Ministry of Truth maps and propaganda to ensure their belief in "the war".
The introduction to the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt edition of Animal Farm and reports that the title was chosen simply as an inversion of the yearthe year in which it was being completed, and that the date was meant to give an immediacy and urgency to the menace of totalitarian rule.
According to Orwell, Every revolution is doomed to fail owing to lack of unifying values, lack of class consciousness and of faith in the revolutionary ideas. There is only one, the last, which has been changed to assert the superiority of the class of the Pigs: All the animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
He is 39, divorced and lives alone. He is endowed with a good eloquence and delivers the speech which persuades the animal to rebel against man.