“Optimism is better than despair.”
|Category: New York Times Democracy|
Regional Influence: Minnow
Location: 10000 Islands
The Democratic States of Terran123 is a massive, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by Terran with a fair hand, and remarkable for its devotion to social welfare. Its compassionate, intelligent population of 1.942 billion enjoy a sensible mix of personal and economic freedoms, while the political process is open and the people's right to vote held sacrosanct.
It is difficult to tell where the omnipresent government stops and the rest of society begins, but it juggles the competing demands of Education, Social Equality, and Social Welfare. It meets every day to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Ottawa. The average income tax rate is 92%. A powerhouse of a private sector is led by the Book Publishing industry, followed by Tourism and Furniture Restoration.
Scenic mountain valleys are flooded with water as damming projects get underway, Terran123's famous countrysides are shrouded by wind farms, wealthy parents-to-be can select their perfect baby, and CDs are regularly copy-protected. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Terran123's national animal is the eagle, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its currency is the dollar.
Most Recent Government Activity: 5 hours ago
- 4 hours ago: Following new legislation in Terran123, CDs are regularly copy-protected.
- 8 hours ago: Terran123 was endorsed by The Blue and Green GRO of Anime Daisuki.
- 15 hours ago: Terran123 was ranked in the Top 5% of the region for Healthiest Citizens (last census: Top 10%).
- 1 day 16 hours ago: Following new legislation in Terran123, wealthy parents-to-be can select their perfect baby.
- 2 days 16 hours ago: Following new legislation in Terran123, Terran123's famous countrysides are shrouded by wind farms.
- 2 days 16 hours ago: Following new legislation in Terran123, scenic mountain valleys are flooded with water as damming projects get underway.
- 2 days 19 hours ago: Terran123 voted against the World Assembly Resolution "Stopping Suicide Seeds".
- 3 days 16 hours ago: Following new legislation in Terran123, the breathalyser pledge is a traditional part of marriages in Terran123.
- 4 days ago: Terran123 was reclassified from "Inoffensive Centrist Democracy" to "New York Times Democracy".
- 4 days ago: Following new legislation in Terran123, truth is often impossible to tell from fiction on the evening news.