Citizens Right to Free Speech

Protests Planned in Future

Thesis Statement

Citizens should be allowed to speak freely by demonstrating in public and talking to the media

"Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut and "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson

· In “Harrison Bergeron” and “The Lottery” citizens should have more rights. Harrison was not allowed to think his own thoughts. Mrs. Hutchinson did not have choice in participation in the lottery.

Quotes/Analysis

Quote: normal, had a little mental handicap radio in his ear. He was required by law to wear it at all times. 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 unfair advantage of their brains. (Bergison 1).


Analysis: Harrison had to wear handicap equipment because he was thought as better than the rest of the others



Quote: " Mrs. Hutchinson reached her husband, and Mr. Summers, who had been waiting, said cheerfully. ( Jackson 2)


Analysis: Mr. Hutchinson was the first person to draw Ms. Hutchinson in the black box


Conclusion

Citizens should be allowed to speak freely by demonstrating in public and talking to the media. If i could vote i will vote for Donald Trump because he is really cool to turn about.