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How Does Defiance Help to Defeat Those Who Try to Control Us?

In the story of The Hunger Games, two teenagers have dared to defy the government.  Was there a turning point, in the life of Katniss Everdeen, which helped her to make such a daring choice?  If so, what was it?

Do you believe that totalitarian regimes are only totalitarian when “the governed” give in?  Explain your answer.

Do you believe that defiance, like that of Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark, helps to defeat those who try to control us? How does that work?

How difficult is it for “the governed” to defy the dictates of a totalitarian regime?  

When is it “worth it” to do so?


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