“Peace through Progress; Progress, through Power.”
|Category: New York Times Democracy|
Regional Influence: Shoeshiner
Location: The North Pacific
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
The right to public protest is considered to be essential.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Citizens must acquire a license in order to have children.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Citizens are administered an under-the-skin ID chip.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.