“Pride and Industry”
|Category: New York Times Democracy|
Regional Influence: Page
Location: The North Pacific
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
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.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Citizens are administered an under-the-skin ID chip.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.