Great Works of the Modern Era Final Essay
“Permanent war isthe most effective way to stifle reform and muzzle dissent. A state of war demands greater secrecy, constant vigilance and suspicion. It
generates distrust and fear, especially in culture and art, often reducing it to silence or cant.”Discuss whether you agree or disagree with this
statement. CiteDeath of the Liberal Class by Chris Hedges, Chapter II, (posted on Blackboard) and all relevant materials posted on Blackboard andexamples
from the in-class film,The Wars You Don’t See by John Pilger.