re·gime

/rəˈZHēm,rāˈZHēm/

1. a government, especially an authoritarian one.
2. a system or planned way of doing things, especially one imposed from above.

au·thor·i·tar·i·an

/əˌTHôrəˈterēən/

favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority, especially that of the government, at the expense of personal freedom.

Is choice considered personal freedom? 🤔