Don't let the dictator run your ship!
Pro's of Dictatorship
They can get things done more efficiently because they won't have anybody to object. Maintain peace and order with control of military and police. Also, there is centralization and speedy action.
But dictatorship is not always a good thing
Con's of dictatorship
Power can be used to abuse citizens who oppose the dictator. Dictators face serious legitimacy problems. Oppression, strict rules to prevent uprisings, few rights, very hard line security within, people go missing frequently if they disobey or speak out against leadership. Social media makes the dictator look good, no matter what they do, or else they will be punished, this type of government tens to collapse very quickly.
Put on a pedestal
They hold all power over people and law enforcement
Media is forced to make dictator look good
Big and Mighty
Dictator is like a giant, he can crush all at once who goes against him.
Dictatorship in its finest
Dictatorship is when a single person or group exercises supreme power based on its control of the military and police.
Places that have had dictatorship:
- Equatorial Guinea
- Burkina Faso
- The Gambia
- Republic of the Congo
- Central African Republic
- North Korea