Posted: April 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

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Indyfromaz's Blog: The Thoughts of An Independent Arizonan

Newspeak is the fictional language in the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four, written by George Orwell. It is a reduced language created by the totalitarian state as a tool to limit free thought, and concepts that pose a threat to the regime such as freedom, self-expression, individuality, peace, etc. Any form of thought alternative to the party’s construct is classified as “thoughtcrime,” “crimethink,” or “doublethink.”

The aim of Newspeak is to remove all shades of meaning from language, leaving simple concepts (pleasure and pain, happiness and sadness, goodthink and crimethink) that reinforce the total dominance of the State.

The underlying theory of Newspeak is that if something can’t be said, then it can’t be thought.

And if it can’t be thought it can’t be said.

Enter the Politically Correct Media….

The AP Stylebook today is making some changes in how we describe people living in a country illegally.

Senior Vice President…

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