The nation does not hold democratic elections.
The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
The nation practices a feudal system of lords and serfs.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Divorce is illegal.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
School-age children receive mandatory sex education.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
Citizens are administered an under-the-skin ID chip.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
The nation opposes the use of WMDs.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.
Foreigners cannot become residents.