Kurt Vonnegut’s “Harrison Bergeron”

After reading Kurt Vonnegut’s “Harrison Bergeron” what do you think the story’s intended moral message or warning is?

DO NOT SUMMARIZE THE STORY. INSTEAD ASSUME THAT YOUR READER HAS READ THE STORY. ANALYZE-DON’T SUMMARIZE.

Here are some things to consider in analyzing. Although this is a science fiction tale, it allows us to envision a future world to be able to think about our current world. How is this story related to our current society? What lessons can we take away? What were some interesting quotes? Provide your analysis of this story and make sure to include two short quotes from the story.  However, make sure that most of the words in your analysis are your own words not just long quotes from the story.

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