18th century

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A Modest Proposal

What is “A Modest Proposal”? “A Modest Proposal” is a satirical essay written by Jonathan Swift in 1729 which mocked the British policies towards Ireland and poor people, arising shock and scandal when published. Themes The proposal referred to in the title basically implies that in order to make poor irish colonies wealthy, they had …

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