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George Orwell
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Original preface to Animal Farm; as published in George Orwell : Some Materials for a Bibliography (1953) by Ian R. Willison
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If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.  - George Orwell
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George Orwell
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The Complete Works of George Orwell: Facing unpleasant facts, 1937-1939, edited by Peter Hobley Davison, p. 75

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Born: June 25, 1903

Died: January 21, 1950 (aged 46)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Author, novelist

Bio: Eric Arthur Blair, better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist and journalist. His work is marked by clarity, intelligence and wit, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and belief in democratic socialism.

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