“Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious,” is a quote from George Orwell’s 1939 review of a new Bertrand Russell publication. It refers to truths that have become dangerous to utter.
Eric Arthur Blair, better known by the pseudonym, George Orwell was born on 25th June 1903 in Motihari, India.
He was a journalist, essayist, novelist, and biting social critic.
He is best remembered for his novels Nineteen Eighty-Four and Animal Farm.
Orwell died of tuberculosis in London, England on 21st January 1950. Read More [ … ]