“You touch the grass, you get the gas.” The Lorax
|Category: New York Times Democracy|
Regional Influence: Negotiator
Location: Berdyansk and the Azov
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.
Religious worship is prohibited.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Biological reproduction is prohibited.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Law & Order
Citizens are administered an under-the-skin ID chip.
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.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.