Kylie Coble Harrison Bergeron (Concepts (talents/strengths, extremes,…
Individually and dissent are bad
"And she had to apologize at once for her voice, which was a very unfair voice for a woman to use."
People should express what makes them unique
Independent thought is restricted
"It was tuned to a government transmitter. Every twenty seconds or so, the transmitter would send out some sharp noise to keep people like George from taking advantage of their brains."
People should have free control of their thoughts without being "unequal" or offending someone.
Freedom is restricted
"...he wear at all times a red rubber nose, keep his eyebrows shaved off, and cover his even white teeth with black caps at snaggle -tooth random."
People shouldn't be ashamed of what they look like and they shouldn't have to cover it up to make someone else feel better about themself.