“Civilized People Are The Best Defense Against Tyranny”
Regional Influence: Power
Location: Spoiled Cats
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
The right to public protest is considered to be essential.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
School-age children receive mandatory sex education.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Religious sacrifice of human beings is legal.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
The nation has abolished the court system.
All citizens are required to own a firearm.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.
Foreigners cannot become residents.