The nation does not hold democratic elections.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Public protests are illegal.
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.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Citizens must acquire a license in order to have children.
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.
The nation enforces a national curfew.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Citizen DNA must be submitted to the state.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
Computers are banned.
Citizens may not connect to the Internet.
Slavery is legal.
Alcohol is banned.
Gambling is illegal.
No Video Games
Computer games are banned.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.
Citizens are not permitted to leave.