• Pragya Ranjan deposited Animal Farm of Indian Right Wing in the group Group logo of English LiteratureEnglish Literature on Humanities Commons 1 year, 7 months ago

    This article was written on the 75th anniversary of the classic work of George Orwell, Animal Farm. It was written amidst the first wave of Covid-19. There are many differences between a communist regime and a democratic system and both can’t be compared directly. But what I saw in India had certain elements in common with Animal Farm i.e. totalitarianism and authoritarianism, which is possible in any system or country. When viewed from a rigid political view, the comparison of bygone Communist Russia and India’s current right-wing regime can appear strange. But it is revealing to see how both ideologies, based on absolute authority, behave quite similarly