Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
The right to public protest is considered to be essential.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Only native-born citizens may hold elected office.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
School-age children receive mandatory sex education.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Organizations are required to meet demographic quotas.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.
Foreigners cannot become residents.