Secondly, simply means that world peace cannot be

 Secondly, both governments manipulate their citizens through the use of propaganda. Slogans are an effective way for a totalitarian government to get the citizens to accept their ideas and do what they want their governments wants them to do. In novel 1984, Winston refers to the slogan “WAR IS PEACE, FREEDOM IS SLAVERY, IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH.” (Orwell, 6). This slogan uses the concept of “doublethink” “which is to know and not to know, to be conscious of complete truthfulness while telling carefully constructed lies, to hold simultaneously two opinions  which cancelled out, knowing them to be contradictory and believing in both of them…”(Orwell, 37) The first one which is “WAR IS PEACE” considers the idea keeping the population believing that a war is being waged at all times is the Party’s way of keeping the peace. However, the slogan simply means that world peace cannot be obtained without war  and that without the war, their security would be threatened. The second part which is “FREEDOM IS SLAVERY” to the Party, this slogan means that the freedom of the population is the removal of the Party’s power. To the people, this slogan most likely represents the idea that too much freedom causes one to become a slave to their senses and weaknesses. For example, the Junior Anti-Sex League is promoted by the Party who is strongly against sex; it is for reproduction purposes only, not for love and enjoyment. The last one which is “IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH” means whatever the party tells the citizens is true. The people’s ignorance gives party strength. Hence, this slogan is able to manipulate many citizens of Oceania into doing whatever the party wants them to do. Comparatively, North Korea has many slogans for their leader Kim Jong Un. “Let us fight devotedly for respected Supreme Commander Comrade Kim Jong Un!” (CTV NEWS) This slogan is dedicated to Kim Jong Un, the slogan is convincing the citizens to fight for Kim Jong Un and what they are doing for their leader is the right thing to do. Citizens of North Korea are so devoted to their leaders because of the slogan which is “Let us take it as the lifeline and the key point to implement the behests of the great leaders!” (CTV NEWS) This slogan is manipulating the people of North Korea to serve their leaders for their entire lifetime and that’s their duty. Having to be the slave for their leader. If they don’t respect or say anything against their leader, they are excited or sent to prison camps. Equally important, another slogan that persuades citizens of North Korea to respect the party is this, “Let us thoroughly implement our Party’s policy of putting all the people under arms and turning the whole country into a fortress!”(CTV NEWS)  


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