Alternative facts? Lies and manipulation? A population that just lets it happen? It's the plot of Orwell's Animal Farm, a political allegory that was meant to warn people about the dangers of political manipulation. What a perfect text to engage your students in something relevant and useful.
~ I made a thing I know we're all pretty much just waiting for these two to talk to each other without holding anything back, and when it happens, it's going to be so damn wonderful. It's happening people, 'm telling you. (◕‿◕✿)
Barack Obama vs James Madison I pinned this for the James Madison quote but it could be pinned to my board Politics a corrupt business as an example of one party using the founding fathers to discredit or revile the other party.