“Onward and upward into the mist”
|Category: Liberal Democratic Socialists|
Regional Influence: Minnow
Location: The North Pacific
The Fiefdom of Zzzaaa is a gargantuan, socially progressive nation, ruled by Her Serene Highness Guinivere with a fair hand, and notable for its complete lack of prisons. The compassionate, intelligent population of 11.15 billion Zzzaaans love a good election, and the government gives them plenty of them. Universities tend to be full of students debating the merits of various civil and political rights, while businesses are tightly regulated and the wealthy viewed with suspicion.
There is no government in the normal sense of the word; however, a small group of community-minded individuals juggles the competing demands of the Environment, Education, and Social Welfare. It meets every day to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Zzzaaa City. The average income tax rate is 11%, but much higher for the wealthy. 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.
Education and welfare spending are on the rise, only adults may purchase violent video games, conductors wield diamond-encrusted batons to fit in with their freshly gilded surroundings, and 'The Anti-Government Hour' is a popular programme on many of Zzzaaa's radio stations. Crime -- especially youth-related -- is crippling, probably because of the country's utter lack of prisons. Zzzaaa's national animal is the polar bear, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its currency is the florin.
Most Recent Government Activity: 28 days ago
- 2 days 10 hours ago: Zzzaaa fell out of the world Top 10% for Lowest Overall Tax Burden.
- 3 days 10 hours ago: Zzzaaa was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Most Cultured (last census: Top 1%).
- 3 days 10 hours ago: Zzzaaa was ranked in the Top 5% of the region for Most Cultured (last census: Top 1%).
- 7 days ago: Zzzaaa was endorsed by The Empire of Miketheman.
- 10 days ago: Zzzaaa was ranked in the Top 5% of the region for Most Rebellious Youth (last census: Top 1%).
- 25 days ago: Zzzaaa was endorsed by The Kingdom of Hemingford.
- 26 days ago: Zzzaaa was endorsed by The Kingdom of Lokarth.
- 28 days ago: Zzzaaa endorsed The Empire of United Kingdom of Great Lionheart.
- 28 days ago: Zzzaaa endorsed Ursusuana.
- 28 days ago: Zzzaaa endorsed The Republic of Kevaren.
Endorsements Received: 66 » Groovistan, Yaorozu, Oneofakynd, Grosseschnauzer, Impenyer, Herzliyya, Whereisthatistan, Novare Res, Pasargad, Great Bights Mum, Former English Colony, Eglise Sainte Eve, Andromeda Islands, Selfgradatude, Ischaemia, Blackshear41, Velon, Jahiranna, God n Country n Byron, Jefffliu, Unimaginable Doom, New haven america, Democatic Donkeys, Oilgarchy, Magonia, Esponnise, Pluxlups, My Utopian World, Abs123, Democratic Republic of England, Caish Empire, Renetopia, McMasterdonia, Macworld, Fourth, Zixar, Everywheristan, Ator People, HMS Unicorn, Zeroxis, Thatchertropolis, Rukonia, El Melbos, Olvern, Dutchyland, Alunya, Rychburn, Framhaven, Kiwitaicho, Sheldanada, and 16 others.New Absurdistan, Arcadiom, Mel Senshir, EretzIsrael, 007James Bond, Nphyx, Eumbner, Giancarlo, Kitabo, Bristol C, Abacathea, Wisconsota, Kevaren, United Kingdom of Great Lionheart, Lionia, and Lokarth.