George Orwell on electing corrupt politicians

“A people that elect corrupt politicians, imposters, thieves and traitors are not victims… but accomplices.”

–Eric Arthur Blair, who used the pen name George Orwell (June 25, 1903 – January 21, 1950), was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic. Wikipedia

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2 Responses to George Orwell on electing corrupt politicians

  1. admin says:

    I’ve spent a half hour searching this, but can’t find the source.

  2. Arthur Edwards says:

    How do we know he actually said this? What is the actual source? A novel? A speech?

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