“From Knowledge Comes Wisdom and Prosperity”
|Category: Liberal Democratic Socialists|
Regional Influence: Apprentice
Location: the South Pacific
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.
Divorce is illegal.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Law & Order
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Universal Health Care
The state provides health care to all citizens.
Organizations are required to meet demographic quotas.
Gambling is illegal.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.