What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?

What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?

What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?

What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?

In my edition of Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451, Bradbury himself writes in his “Coda”:There is more than one way to burn a book.  And the world is full of people running about with lit matches.Bradbury paraphrases from the novel Fire-Captain Beatty’s explanation of how book burning got started:  “…books were burned first by minorites, each ripping a page or a paragraph from this book, then that, until the day came when the books were empty and the minds shut and the libraries closed forever.” Bradbury gives numerous examples of merely his own books that someone has attempted to censor in an effort to eliminate anything that in any way could be objectionable to anyone.Bradbury, himself, then, sees censorship as an important similarity in the novel to “our world.”  And the book was written, apparently, at least in part, to expose the dangers of censorship in our society.
What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?
What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?
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What are the similarities between our world and that of Fahrenheit 451?
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