Coldly it lies: 'I, the state, am the people.'
- Nietzsche

Socialism is the last of the three totalitarian governments in Thrones and Patriots, following Monarchy. It becomes available in the Industrial Age Industrial Age and grants the following benefits:

Socialism provides various production bonuses to warring nations, especially those using ships and aircraft. The Comrade allows for a much faster assimilation of cities and thus a faster progress of his army - if the nation is going for a conquest victory or similar. Socialism's more defensive oriented counterpart is Capitalism.