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Diana Leandro Sociology 1100-NET77 Sci-Essay #1 Equilibrium-Down and Out in the Midnight Kingdom In the film Equilibrium, this society takes place in the not so distant future after World War three breaks out and the survivors create a dominant culture that is totalitarian where the government requires every human being to take a drug called Prozium II that removes all human emotions and allow them to obey the government more readily. The Father is the leader to this society. The citizens value the fact that there is no discrimination, racism , or war. The norms in this culture are that the people are constantly reminded why they must consume the drug when they are told, to avoid violence outbreak, jealousy, pain, and war that are cause by human emotions. One of the beliefs in this society is being exactly the same as everyone ensures a better world and survival of mankind, which they are reminded constantly. The subcultures our known as the sense offenders or people that have stopped taking their daily drug to not have

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