Russia or USA ? Flags with the same colors, just different paterns.
Internal/external policies are similar.
-They don't like to talk about or confirm any subject that is "inconvenient" or "unpopular".
-Anyone that openly disagree are "terrorist" or "enemy of the state" or any something like
-Afghanistan was invaded by both
-USAxIraq <-> RussiaxChechnya
-Freedom of information is limited to government agenda
A remarkable plus to Russia:
- The President elections are direct
- The candidate with major votes will be elected ( no Bush in Russia )
Both Russia and USA governments want to control internet and information flow. The difference is that Russia make less propaganda.
SOPA, PIPA etc are international efforts of Companies with jurassic concepts that want to block or destroy anything that reduce the profits.