by Max Barry

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The Federal Republic of
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

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Canonical NationStates Policies

Canonical NS Policies
The following are all the NationStates policies considered canon and practiced within the extent of the law of the Northern Seleucia.
Government | Society | Law & Order | Economy | International


Pledge of Allegiance - The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.

Devolution - Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.

Public Protest - The right to unfettered public protest is enshrined in law.

Term Limits - Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.


Marriage Equality - Citizens of the same sex may marry.

Sex Education - School-age children receive mandatory sex education.

Law & Order

Capital Punishment - Citizens may be executed for crimes.

Corporal Punishment - Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.

Conscription - A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.

Gun Ownership - All citizens are required to own a firearm.


Capitalism - Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy

Maternity Leave - Mothers of newborn children received paid leave from employment.

Cannabis - Cannabis may be legally purchased.

Nuclear Powered - The nation is nuclear powered.

Space Program - The nation runs a space program.


Weapons of Mass Destruction - The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.

Climate Treaty - The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.

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