Antigone was a selfless person with pride as a strong characteristic of her personality. She possibly had feelings of loneliness and anger from the way society has looked upon her family from their past. It took a strong willed person who has no fear of the repercussions to stand up to a king as she did.
Think of a situation where you think you or someone else stood up for what they believed in.
Antigone contrasts two types of law and justice: divine or religious law on one hand, and the law of men and states on the other.
Do you believe we still have these types of conflicts in modern times?Explain.
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Read two of the following articles about 1984.
In a well developed reaction response react to the article.
On Privacy and Other Orwellian Themes: