Nov. 22, 1963: A look at the lives of JFK, C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley

Published: Thursday, Nov. 21 2013 6:12 p.m. MST

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Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, but the day also marks the 50th anniversary of the passing of famed authors C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley.

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Huxley's Brave New World was the first book that made me realize there were alternate paths for the future. The idea that children were no longer born by a woman but manufactured, that their destinies were predetermined through programming while in a fetus jar was outrageous until you realized there were no wars and society was at peace. Only a small enclave resisted the new normal, known as Savages.
Is it possible? Read it and decide for yourself.

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