Originally Posted by houghtam
Are you familiar with the concept of Perpetual War?
Like I said, silent complicity is a major theme of 1984. You ought to give it a read sometime. You might not be so okay with that concept if you actually understood what it meant, and what its implications were for both someone like you and your fellow citizens.
Perpetual war became official government policy by the late 1960s --
check out the Report from Iron Mountain --