citizens should be in charge


Thesis Statment

The citizens should be in charge of the laws and where the money goes. the citizens could listen to what the people want and get it by a vote. they could also give loans to more homeless people.


In the book the lottery and Harrison Bergeron the adults have control over the laws. They both concern in the government and money. The lottery is basically a government holding a gambling for money. HBG is also controlled by the government.

quote and analysis

"Seventy-seventh year I been in the lottery," Old Man Warner said as he went through the crowd. "Seventy-seventh time."

because the government doesn’t care about no one but him

quote and analysis

Fourteen years old and already seven feet tall, he is the handsomest young man possible, and possesses an intellect that would stagger even Albert Einstein.

explaining how smart he looked and how smart he was and he is 14 and a tall boy that is smart

“Harrison Bergeron,” Vonnegut suggests that total equality is not an ideal worth striving for, as many people believe, but a mistaken goal that is dangerous in both execution and outcome.


my opinion is citizens should be in control because they would know what other citizens would want and my concerns is the government wont listen if they tell them.