Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. A satirical piece of fiction, not scientific prophecy. Satire:. A piece of literature designed to ridicule the subject of the work. While satire can be funny, its aim is not to amuse, but to arouse contempt.
A satirical piece of fiction, not scientific prophecy
It provides a mindless “imbecile happiness” -- an escapism which makes people comfortable with their lack of freedom.
We are told the inhabitants of the Brave New World are happy. Yet they experience unpleasant thoughts, feelings and emotions.
propaganda, censorship, conformity, genetic engineering, social conditioning, and mindless entertainment.