Landon Proffitt (Harrison Bergeron) (Concepts (Sameness, Freedom,…
Landon Proffitt (Harrison Bergeron)
Freedom is Restricted
"She apologized at once for her voice, which was an unfair voice for a women to use...she began again, making her voice absolutely uncompetitive."
Equality is important, but it should not take away people's uniqueness.
thought is restricted
"Every twenty seconds or so, the transmitter would send out some sharp noises to keep people like George from taking unfair advantage of their brain."
Total equality can take away people's freedom of thinking.
Individuality is bad
" He is a genius and an athlete,is under-handicapped, and should be regarded as extremely dangerous."
Talents and abilities should be praised.