“For the Greater Good”
|Category: Left-wing Utopia|
Regional Influence: Minnow
Location: the West Pacific
The Free Territory of Chestaan is a colossal, cultured nation, remarkable for its restrictive gun laws. The compassionate, intelligent population of 6.08 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.
Most of the nation's wealthy aristocrats are dentists, 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, and Coco the Clown has been elected to the nation's parliament. 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: 23 hours ago
- 1 day 17 hours ago: Chestaan lost the endorsement of The Guy From Future Past of Kingsteck.
- 5 days ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Cardinal Prime Minister of All Good People.
- 11 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 10% of the region for Most Scientifically Advanced (last census: Top 5%).
- 22 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Most Influential (last census: Top 1%).
- 24 days ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Democratic Republic of Mylalland.
- 35 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Most Extreme (last census: Top 5%).
- 37 days ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Commonwealth of New Duveland.
- 52 days ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Guy From Future Past of Kingsteck.
- 54 days ago: Chestaan was ranked in the Top 5% of the region for Largest Populations (last census: Top 10%).
- 55 days ago: Chestaan was endorsed by The Incorporated States of Architechnia.
Endorsements Received: 34 » Ashkan, Capitalist Paradise, Allwarts, Greg Tucker, The 9 Stars, Robbinston, Corporatist Trusts Inc, Southern Eureka, Mochaworld, Offshore Racing, Todler, Thyrall, Moerderreich, Karcinoma, New Novak, Yy4u, BIteland, Wandysland, Lamebrainia, Wickedly evil people, Darkesia, Liberillia, Hayekvillage, Puncana, Liberal Republics Union, RileyTopia22, Erration, Absolootkill, Rhythm, King of the death, Architechnia, New Duveland, Mylalland, and All Good People.