by; Josh Vrenick, Tyler Myers

With absolute force comes absolute power. So just let it happen.

A dictatorship is a type of government where a single person gains supreme power through military power and force.

Pros of a Dictatorship

  • power is centralized and so things get done efficiently
  • can maintain peace and order with military/police control

Cons of a Dictatorship

  • power can be used to abuse citizens who oppose the dictator
  • dictators face serious legitimacy problems