“Only in Chains will You be Free”
|Category: Authoritarian Democracy|
Regional Influence: Minnow
Location: The East Pacific
The Monastic Theocracy of Fyrdowsi is a gargantuan, safe nation, ruled by Clerical Council IX with an even hand, and renowned for its compulsory military service. The compassionate population of 10.328 billion Fyrdowsians are prohibited from doing almost everything except voting, which they do timidly and conservatively.
It is difficult to tell where the omnipresent, corrupt, moralistic, socially-minded government stops and the rest of society begins, but it concentrates mainly on Law & Order, although Defence and the Environment are secondary priorities. It meets every day to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Adl Justia. The average income tax rate is 97%. 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.
Private law firms are unheard of, fearful citizens watch their every move as does their government, the art of conversation has been rediscovered, and military spending is on the increase. Crime -- especially youth-related -- is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Fyrdowsi's national animal is the camel, which is also the nation's favorite main course, its national religion is Submissio Pacem, and its currency is the deenar.
Most Recent Government Activity: 12 hours ago
- 93 minutes ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, military spending is on the increase.
- 93 minutes ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, the art of conversation has been rediscovered.
- 12 hours ago: Fyrdowsi endorsed The Empire of Ziggibofolopimiganig Usootipitopia.
- 1 day 1 hour ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, fearful citizens watch their every move as does their government.
- 1 day 1 hour ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, private law firms are unheard of.
- 1 day 1 hour ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, surrealist houses shaped like mushrooms and volcanoes dominate the wealthiest neighborhoods.
- 1 day 1 hour ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, cheese has become the new icon of political dissent.
- 1 day 1 hour ago: Following new legislation in Fyrdowsi, consumption of cat memes has skyrocketed.
- 1 day 1 hour ago: Fyrdowsi was endorsed by The Empire of Ziggibofolopimiganig Usootipitopia.
- 4 days ago: Fyrdowsi was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Most Authoritarian.
Endorsements Received: 39 » Todd McCloud, Freedom Fascists, Packilvania, East Malaysia, Kangarawa, Zang0, The Romanum Legio, Vulshain, Lyontisia, Southern Yugoslavia, Eruopia, Adolanta, West Heights, A Slanted Black Stripe, A mean old man, Ragnaria, The Oan Isles, Mundiferrum, British Grand Pacific, Amselheim, MikGonnia, United industrial, EES, Susanooo, Ramaeus, The Terran Facist State, Rosiel, Stonemarble, Molzavar, Ziwaiworld, Owali, Krillion213, Bananalopolis, Eurasian Socialist Federation, Dracconis, Providence Spring, Roissyland, Reziel, and Ziggibofolopimiganig Usootipitopia.