Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Animals may not be kept in confinement.
Law & Order
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
Industry is owned and run by the government in a centrally planned economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Universal Health Care
The state provides health care to all citizens.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
The nation opposes the use of WMDs.