The animals on Manor Farm lived a miserable life because of starvation and their cruel owner, Mr.Jones
Old Major makes a speech foreshadowing the upcoming revolutions and he unified the animals
The Seven Commandments 1. Whatever goes up on two legs is an enemy 2. Whatever goes upon four legs, or has wings, is a friend 3. No animal shall wear clothes 4. No animal shall sleep in a bed 5. No animal shall drink alcohol 6. No animal shall kill any other animal 7. All animals are equal
Three days later after his speech, Old Major had peacefully passed away in his sleep
The animals start a rebellion and drive out all the humans
The pigs reveal that they can read and write, they make seven commandments every animal should follow, for their new farm named 'Animal Farm'
The pigs try to teach the other animals on the farm on how to read and write