How Orwell used wartime rationing to argue for global justice | Curio

How Orwell used wartime rationing to argue for global justice

9 mins | Jan 2, 2018

Perhaps best known for his critiques of communism and totalitarianism in Animal Farm and 1984, George Orwell was also highly critical of capitalism and imperialism. Bruce Robbins, writing in Aeon magazine, looks at how rationing during the second world war allowed Orwell to develop a theory of global justice.

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From Aeon magazine