I saw this meme somewhere, and realized that while true, it’s also incomplete. See if you can figure out why:
Yeah… all of them were Marxists, in one way or another, and from that one would think, “Yeah, they’re on our side.”
And they are… right up until they come to power. Then:
The numbers (and a couple of dates) are not quite correct in the above, but the outcomes are. Once the Commies come to power, it’s civilian disarmament (through regulation or legislation, or both) followed shortly thereafter by massive oppression.
But you all knew that already.