This, of course, includes facts, but it is nonsense to compare governments, one of which needs the people to cooperate with the execution of the war, and the other of which is the government of the people and by the people. The latter governments do not need to flatter their people.
Well, I, however, do not know which is for the people. Many highly educated people in China, as well as famous people in China like Jackie Chan, say that China without freedom is more for the people rather than that with freedom.
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