by Elizabeth Levandowski
In an oligarchy, the government controls almost everything the people do.
Complete servitude from the people is needed, if the people come together, they can easily over throw the government and start a revolution
The countries in orange were communist countries, the ones in red are current. Communism is a branch of oligarchy.
Oligarchy has many branches, including monarchy, aristocracy, totalitarian, communism, plutocracy, and even democracy.