"Following global war and terrorism, the world is in turmoil. The United States is fractured as a result of a second civil war and an epidemic of the St. Mary's Virus is ravaging continental Europe. Britain is ruled as a Supremacist and neo-fascist police state by the Norsefire Party, helmed by all-powerful High Chancellor Adam Sutler. Political opponents, immigrants, Jews, Muslims, atheists, homosexuals, and other "undesirables" are imprisoned and executed."
Once again fiction becomes fact, or something very close to it.
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