- How could a citizen of Oceania protect themselves from the Thought Police?
- Is there any way to overthrow the Party?
- Which is more important: creating big political change (such as Winston wants) or keeping oneself free (as Julia maintains)?
- It is vitally important to the inner party that the people of Oceania be kept in a perpetual state of paranoia. Discuss how this is achieved and, most importantly, why it is so important to the party’s system of control.