Some have compared it to living in 1938 Germany.
Some have compared it living in fantasy land, 1984, the book.
I would content the most apt comparison would then be the Time Machine, by H.G. Wells.
8th grader written
We have advanced to the point of complete ignorance and bliss of our enemies and work. There are few adults left. The Morlocks stand ready to take over, ready to turn us into cattle.
We have two choices.
Wake up or become slaves.