Animal Farm is an allegorical novella by English novelist and essayist George Orwell, first published 1945. It’s essence is a revolution turned sour. The animals of Manor Farm revolt, driving the drunken, irresponsible farmer Mr Jones, off the farm, renaming it "Animal Farm". They adopt the Seven Commandments of Animalism, the most important of which is, "All animals are equal". However, as the years pass, the initial ideals dissipate, and the Seven Commandments are abridged to a single phrase: "All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.", with the Pigs in command. The key message being: all people are, in theory, equal, but in .....Read More