No surprises really - authoritarian regimes tend to be paranoid.
Yes indeed. And this is not without reason. Psychologically paranoia is often explained with the possibility that the person in question has done something wrong which puts him into a paranoia state. He or she is just afraid to be punished for what's been done and that initiates a state of paranoia and building up to defense in case... someone finds out about the crime or what is supposed to be a not good deed.
Start with 1000$. Increase by 3% every day. After one year 2 213 314$
Just bear in mind fellas don't allow ANY of em to draw us into killing fellow peasants who happen to speak differently.
The latest example being "Saddam needed to go". Explain that away a decade later to over HALF A MILLION Iraqi citizens/peasants.
Im no communist but i trust sleepy as far as I could throw him.
The elites think we are stupid. They are in the main quite correct.