“For the Greater Good”
|Category: Left-wing Utopia|
Regional Influence: Minnow
Location: the West Pacific
The Free Territory of Chestaan is a colossal, safe nation, remarkable for its devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, intelligent population of 6.4 billion Chestaanians are free to do what they want with their own bodies, and vote for whomever they like in elections; if they go into business, however, they are regulated to within an inch of their lives.
It is difficult to tell where the omnipresent, socially-minded government stops and the rest of society begins, but it juggles the competing demands of Education, Social Welfare, and the Environment. It meets every day to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Equitopia. The average income tax rate is 100%. The private sector is almost wholly made up of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, although the government is looking at stamping this out.
A well-funded social safety net protects the unfortunate, Chestaan's soft-touch approach to diplomacy has made it known as the 'push-over' of the region, Coco the Clown has been elected to the nation's parliament, and birth rates have hit an all-time low. Crime is totally unknown. Chestaan's national animal is the Scorpion, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its currency is the Guevara.
Most Recent Government Activity: 16 hours ago
- 15 hours ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Confederacy of Valsyvir.
- 17 hours ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Chocolate Loving Paradise of Darkesia.
- 18 hours ago: Chestaan endorsed The Chocolate Loving Paradise of Darkesia.
- 18 hours ago: Chestaan lost the endorsement of The Chocolate Loving Paradise of Darkesia.
- 4 days ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Democratic States of The Empire of the Congo.
- 23 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 5% of the region for Most Politically Apathetic Citizens (last census: Top 1%).
- 30 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Largest Public Sector (last census: Top 1%).
- 40 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 5% of the region for Nudest (last census: Top 10%).
- 44 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Most Income Equality (last census: Top 5%).
- 44 days ago: Chestaan was ranked #1 in the region for Most Income Equality (last census: Top 5%).
Endorsements Received: 29 » Ashkan, Capitalist Paradise, Allwarts, Greg Tucker, The 9 Stars, Robbinston, Corporatist Trusts Inc, Southern Eureka, Mochaworld, Offshore Racing, Todler, Karcinoma, New Novak, Yy4u, BIteland, Wandysland, Lamebrainia, Wickedly evil people, Liberillia, Hayekvillage, Puncana, King of the death, Architechnia, New Duveland, Mylalland, All Good People, The Empire of the Congo, Darkesia, and Valsyvir.