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For questions about society's worst possible state, its components and consequences.

Dystopia, as opposed to utopia, is the state of a society that makes it undesirable or frightening. The word is also often used to refer to the worst possible state of a society.

This tag should be used on questions about dystopian societies, including the components of them that make them dystopian, and the consequences on individuals and groups of living in such a society.

There is plenty of literature on dystopian societies, such as George Orwell's satirical dystopia Animal Farm.

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