The Question and Answer section for Animal Farm is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
That would be Napoleon, Snowball, and Squealer.
The animals were made to confess with the idea that there would be mercy if they told Napoleon what he wanted to hear. Despite their acquiescence to the request, they were savagely killed anyway. This adds even more terror to the lives of the...
The irony is found in the fact that spontaneous means that is unplanned.... planning to have them one a week is anything but spontaneous.