China’s oppression inside and outside of its borders directly relate to Harrison Bergeron with speaking against the government comes at a steep price. In HB when Harrison takes of his restraint and speaks of diversity and freedom from the inhuman equality he is shoot dead. This same kind of action is In modern society when Chinese speaking against the Chinese government. There families held hostage until they meet the demands of China’s government. Many forced back to China or to be silenced in order to keep their loved ones safe. In both of these situations the government is restricting their freedom to speech and voicing their opinion without great sacrifice.