Among the Free Setting & Symbolism

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Population Police Headquarters

The Population Police is an organization that has been in existence for about 12 years. The organization is responsible for controlling the population of the country. When droughts and famine threatened the country, it became a law for each family to only have two children. The Population Police are the enforcers of this law and responsible for killing the third child or any children that come after the second one.

Some of the children or family members join the Population Police. This is because the Population Police control the food supply of the country and having a family member inside is the only way for the family to ensure they obtain food.

Chiutza

Chiutza is the village Luke, the boy, the driver and Officer Houk go to gather the townspeople in the town square to issue new identification cards. While Luke is in Chiutza, he refesues...

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