How does Napoleon control the animals in Animal Farm?
Similarly, it is asked, how does Napoleon use fear to control the animals?
Answer and Explanation: Napoleon uses fear in Animal Farm to control and suppress any dissent toward his policies or agenda. He is able to create fear with an army of nine violent dogs. As a result, Napoleon drives out his main political opponent, Snowball, by force.
|How does Orwell show this?
|The pigs taking control
|The pigs take charge and begin to control the other animals. Napoleon uses Squealer and the dogs to stop the animals' questions about the windmill.
Likewise, how does Napoleon use Squealer to control the animals on Animal Farm?
Napoleon and Squealer control the animals by cultivating an atmosphere of fear, spreading propaganda, altering the Seven Commandments to coincide with their current political agenda, and enacting laws that oppress other animals.
Napoleon initially abuses his power by usurping authority with the help of his nine ferocious dogs, which chase Snowball off the farm and strike fear in all of the animals. Napoleon immediately begins abusing his power by forcing the animals to work long hours to complete the windmill.