Dystopian Societies Essay

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A dystopia the darkest form of government, a utopia gone wrong, a craving for power, struggling for fewer rules. The dystopia is factual the worst possible form of a government. Its the struggle to be so perfect that it fails. There are typically two types of dystopias first a monarchy. A monarchy is a group of people controlled by a king or queen, and they make every last decision. What they want they get. A monarchy is typically born like this example from lord of the flies. “He became absorbed beyond mere happiness as he felt himself exercising control over living things. He talked to them, urging them, ordering them"(Golding 58). This shows that a monarchy starts by one just taking over from the start rather than being a …show more content…
The people are left starved with no food or money having to bask in the king glory and power. An example of that would be Louis XIV. He let the French starve and rot away with no food and no money while he was bathed in riches with a million square foot palace made out of gold. He led the French to a revolution, a revolution so large it changed the way we look at monarchies. It's not at all like the king cares about the people. If he does he may have bad ideas and the entire city with collapse. "The monarchs of Brunei, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Swaziland appear to continue to exercise more political influence than any other single source of authority in their nations, either by constitutional mandate or by tradition" (Monarchy). Monarchy's are bad but communism is worse, but does one person also have full control in a left dystopia. Communism the worst kind of government, like your being watched every step of the way there is no freedom, no democracy all mind games. It's just too hard to live in if you know what their doing, if you speak up in a negative way to the government it's off to the prison camps. North Korea supposedly has 6 known prison camps with hundreds of thousands of people with most of them done nothing wrong. North Korea and countries like it will do anything to keep it utopia status in the minds of their people. In essence it's a utopia gone wrong, they make
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