Governments By zach stickley

ANARCHY

When was it started: There was not really a start to Anarchy.

Countries: Iceland

Pros: Free speech, make your own choices, and make a lot of your own decisions.

Cons: No leader, you don't really have a say in what happens it just kind of happens, and not much control.

Fair: Yes/No

Communism

When was it started: 1844.

Countries: Russia, China, Cuba, North Korea, and Laos.

Pros: You can decrease unemployment rates, provides citizen with basic needs, and paves way fro strong and safe country.

Cons: Can fuel poverty, constrains the voice of the people, and controlling.

Fair: Not really

Democracy

When was it started: 507 B.C.

Countries: USA, Germany, France, Poland, Norway, Sweden, and Italy.

Pros: Efficiency, no one has too much power, and the officials are elected.

Cons: officials are not held accountable for there actions, lack of knowledge among the people, and allows mob influence.

Fair: Yes

Dictatorship

When was it started: 5th century B.C.E.

Countries: China, Cuba, Chad, Egypt, Belarus, Cameroon, and Eritrea.

Pros: Stability, low crime, and efficient.

Cons: Inequality, no free speech, and controlling.

Fair: No

Monarchy

When was it stated: 2600 B.C.

Countries: Monaco, Sweden, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and the United Kingdom.

Pros: Decisions made quickly, respect for leader, and reduces expenses.

Cons: only one person to make choices, economic disrupt, and to much power.

Fair: Not really

Oligarchy

When was it started: 10th century B.C.

Countries: China, North Korea, and Venezuela.

Pros: Decisions happen fast, debates still exist, and women are able to get into high positions of power.

Cons: No free speech, middle class squeezed out, and no change to the status quo.

Fair: Kind of fair

Republic

When was it started: 1873.

Countries: Angola, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Ecuador, and Nepal.

Pros: Elections, freedom, and prosperity,.

Cons: Rebellion against choices can encourage representatives to be deceptive, and does not hold elected officials accountable.

Fair: Yes

Socialism

When was it started: 1848.

Countries: China, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Canada, Sweden, Norway, and Ireland.

Pros: Education and health care, classless society, and balance in wealth and earning.

Cons: Almost full control, higher taxes, and unnecessary government spending.

Fair: Mostly yes

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Created with images by indi.ca - "Lanka Government Office Files" • Jonas B - "Anarchy" • oladybug0 - "Communism - Hanoi"

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