Rand Paul - Is Orwell's 1984 Here and Now


This is a video produced by Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky - who many have touted as a frontrunner for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. Sen. Paul also is viewed by many as the political heir of his father, Ron Paul, a libertarian and a past candidate in Republican primaries for president. This video a political philosophy speech and video narrated by Sen. Paul and setting out some of his philosophy on the intrusive nature of some governmental policies in the National Defense Authorization Act. He uses the rhetorical tool of citation to the classic novel 1984 by George Orwell, which explores the workings of a totalitarian state.

Published on Nov 18, 2012
George Orwell's dystopian novel continues to come true in too many ways.