Hugh N. Cry
Liar
occasnltrvlr
What you've described is an excellent working definition of the word "fascism".

We can't say we weren't warned:
Rollerball (1975) Trailer - YouTube

(There might have been some other warnings, too... .)
aderito
about socialism
John A Cassani
“Republic” would certainly not be the word. “Kakistocracy” has a nice ring to it.