I hope Rob doesn't mind that I've made a post in response to his comment. This was too fun of an intellectual exercise to pass up. He expressed some fascinating ideas, and I wanted to attempt to defend the graphic. Whilst his analyses were well thought out, I think there are still some good arguments that can be made to support the graphic as it is. I will address each of his four points in number of their mentioning.
- Breaks down when applied to the role of the state