I see it as more like a anti-virus and firewall on windows. it's not makes some laws hire some judge cops jailers hope for the best, it requires updates and audits, it's more effective with heuristics
it seems that Freud's nephew had some pretty dark ideas about how things should be and as he and others furthered applied psych and propoganda freedom and equality may have sileny died along the way.
I think a big one that doesn't even need psych terms to describe is hypocrisy in ruling entities. ie do they follow their own rules let alone those they push and enforce on the public