Dystopia Defined.

Based on what I learned and experienced this semester, I would say the definition of dystopia is a bad place, state and society, where members of the society are coerced into great suffering and unjust treatment.  Going based off of Young’s, five faces of oppression, exploitation, marginalization, violence, powerlessness, and Continue reading

Is the World We Live in Today A Dystopia?

While Merriam-Webster defines dystopia as, “an imagined world or society in which people lead wretched, dehumanized, fearful lives.” The definition of dystopia to me, is a place where unpleasant things happen, resulting in a bad environment that involves oppressive societal control which limits people’s autonomy to focus on an illusion Continue reading