“We Will Endure”
|Category: Psychotic Dictatorship|
Regional Influence: Shoeshiner
Location: Artificial Solar System
The Republic of After gaining The World Merlin is a massive, safe nation, notable for its compulsory military service, irreverence towards religion, and restrictive gun laws. The cynical population of 2.107 billion After gaining The World Merlinians are ruled without fear or favor by a psychotic dictator, who outlaws just about everything and refers to the populace as "my little playthings."
The medium-sized, moralistic, well-organized government juggles the competing demands of Law & Order, Welfare, and Defense. The average income tax rate is 41.8%, but much higher for the wealthy.
The sizeable but underdeveloped After gaining The World Merlinian economy, worth 77.1 trillion francs a year, is quite specialized and mostly made up of the Trout Farming industry, with significant contributions from Arms Manufacturing, Automobile Manufacturing, and Cheese Exports. Black market activity is frequent. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 36,574 francs, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. After gaining The World Merlin's national animal is the beaver, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : After gaining The World Merlin's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Sprat" to "Shoeshiner".
- : After gaining The World Merlin's influence in Artificial Solar System rose from "Zero" to "Sprat".
- : After gaining The World Merlin relocated from Scavenger Wastelands to Artificial Solar System.
- : After gaining The World Merlin applied to join the World Assembly.
- : After gaining The World Merlin relocated from Elernus to Scavenger Wastelands.
- : After gaining The World Merlin relocated from Artificial Solar System to Elernus.
- : After gaining The World Merlin relocated from Tyrael to Artificial Solar System.
- : After gaining The World Merlin resigned from the World Assembly.
- : After gaining The World Merlin's influence in Tyrael rose from "Zero" to "Page".
- : After gaining The World Merlin endorsed The Liberty of Sophie VIII.