“We are free only in our minds”
|Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy|
Regional Influence: Enforcer
The Dictatorship of Piedra Negra is a gargantuan, efficient nation, ruled by Generalissimo Mendoza with an even hand, and remarkable for its zero percent divorce rate, multi-spousal wedding ceremonies, and complete lack of prisons. The hard-nosed, hard-working, humorless population of 21.592 billion Sloshed clown faced Piedrans have some civil rights, but not too many, enjoy the freedom to spend their money however they like, to a point, and take part in free and open elections, although not too often.
The medium-sized, corrupt government is primarily concerned with Law & Order, although Education, Defense, and Healthcare are also considered important, while Spirituality and Social Policy receive no funds. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Malbec. The average income tax rate is 69.8%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The frighteningly efficient Drunk economy, worth a remarkable 4,128 trillion Chomoes a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Arms Manufacturing industry, with major contributions from Information Technology, Uranium Mining, and Trout Farming. Average income is an impressive 191,218 Chomoes, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.3 times as much as the poorest.
Tax evaders are regularly visited by agents of the Piedra Negra Blood Tithe, procrastination is a national sport, the government seeks peaceful forum with terrorists, and Jackalopes are considered a delicacy. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Piedra Negra's national animal is the Jackalope, which is also the nation's favorite main course.
Most Recent Government Activity: 1 day 8 hours ago
- 1 day 6 hours ago: Following new legislation in Piedra Negra, Jackalopes are considered a delicacy.
- 1 day 8 hours ago: Piedra Negra voted against the World Assembly Resolution "Repeal "Liberate The Mountains to the East"".
- 1 day 8 hours ago: Piedra Negra voted against the World Assembly Resolution "War Crimes Tribunal".
- 2 days 6 hours ago: Following new legislation in Piedra Negra, the government seeks peaceful forum with terrorists.
- 3 days 17 hours ago: Piedra Negra fell out of the world Top 5% for Largest Pizza Delivery Sector.
- 3 days 18 hours ago: Following new legislation in Piedra Negra, procrastination is a national sport.
- 4 days ago: Piedra Negra voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Commend Westwind".
- 4 days ago: Piedra Negra voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Repeal "Marine Debris Accord"".
- 5 days ago: Piedra Negra was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Largest Public Sector (last census: Top 5%).
- 6 days ago: Following new legislation in Piedra Negra, tax evaders are regularly visited by agents of the Piedra Negra Blood Tithe.