That's taking the analogy way, way too literally. The idea is not to do some slavishly exact copy of recent Earth history.
Just sayin', Chris....
After all, I seem to recall one of TPTP comparing The Dominion War to WWII, with the UFP as the USA, the Klingon Empire as the UK (
), and the Romulans as the USSR....
None of those three are quite
copies of their "counterparts"...but you get the idea....
"The saying implies but does not name the effective agency of its supposed utopia.... 'Needs and abilities' are, of course, subjective. So the operative statement may be reduced to 'the State shall take, the State shall give'."