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Oligarchy, Autocracy, Despotism,

Dictatorship, Totalitarianism, Fascism

 

 

 

 

Rob Rogers

political cartoon

August 29, 2020

GoComics

https://www.gocomics.com/robrogers/2020/08/29

 

Donald John Trump

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rob Rogers

for July 22, 2020

GoComics

https://www.gocomics.com/robrogers/2020/07/22

 

Donald John Trump

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

bigotocracy        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/12/
opinion/charlottesville-and-the-bigotocracy.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

plutocracy        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/jul/06/
power-wealthy-earth-politics-democracy-plutocracy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

oligarchy        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/14/
opinion/america-economic-inequality.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

autocracy        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2021/01/26/
960766489/the-anatomy-of-autocracy-masha-gessen

 

https://www.npr.org/2017/01/31/
512592713/david-frum-how-donald-trump-could-build-an-autocracy-in-the-u-s

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

autocracy > Turkey        USA

 

http://www.nytimes.com/video/world/europe/100000004388319/
erdogans-march-to-autocracy-in-turkey.html - May 5, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

autocrat        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/30/
world/europe/coronavirus-governments-power.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

autocrat > Venezuela        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/31/
opinion/maduro-guaido-venezuela.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

autocrats > statues        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/parallels/2016/11/30/
503884102/for-autocrats-in-need-of-statues-north-korea-is-no-longer-an-option

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

despot        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/apr/24/
vladimir-putin-despot-russia-viktor-yuschenko

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

despot        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/07/
opinion/james-comey-and-our-own-tin-pot-despot-donald-trump.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/01/
opinion/donald-trump-embraces-rodrigo-duterte.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

despotism        USA

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/04/
opinion/campaign-stops/the-eternal-return-of-unenlightened-despotism.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

deep state        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/21/
books/review/in-deep-david-rohde.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/11/
us/politics/trump-vindman.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/06/us/
politics/deep-state-trump.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

totalitarian government        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/05/08/
527355002/condoleezza-rice-institutions-arent-perfect-but-theyre-the-bedrock-of-democracy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UK > books > George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four / 1984

- published in the United Kingdom on 8 June 1949

 

https://www.gocomics.com/nickanderson/2020/09/22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Orwellian        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/13/
books/orwellian-1984.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dictator        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/2017/05/08/
527355002/condoleezza-rice-institutions-arent-perfect-but-theyre-the-bedrock-of-democracy

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/parallels/2016/04/10/
473551450/a-former-mexican-president-looks-at-trump-and-sees-a-dictator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dictactorship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

digital dictactorship        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/13.7/2018/02/28/
589477976/biometric-data-and-the-rise-of-digital-dictatorship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

fascism        USA

 

https://www.gocomics.com/robrogers/2020/07/22

 

https://www.gocomics.com/robrogers/2020/08/29

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/10/
books/fascism-debate-donald-trump.html

 

 

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/12/
opinion/american-fascism-trump.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

fascist        USA

 

https://www.gocomics.com/robrogers/2020/07/10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

topple        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/10/21/
498401510/can-hashtags-and-pop-up-protests-topple-a-leader

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Soviet Union > dissident        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/09/
arts/lev-navrozov-dead-soviet-dissident-translator.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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