The Community of The Highland Park Giants is a small, safe nation, renowned for its state-planned economy and stringent health and safety legislation. The democratic, devout population of 20 million Highland Park Giantsians are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.
The medium-sized, socially-minded government prioritizes Spirituality, with Welfare, Education, and Law & Order also on the agenda. The average income tax rate is 38.3%, but much higher for the wealthy.
The weak Highland Park Giantsian economy, worth 685 billion Stars a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. The industrial sector, which is broadly diversified, is led by the Tourism industry, with major contributions from Automobile Manufacturing, Pizza Delivery, and Book Publishing. Average income is 34,286 Stars, and distributed extremely evenly, with little difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Religious classes are compulsory for all school students and it is illegal to make racist remarks in public. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The Highland Park Giants's national animal is the Giant.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : The Highland Park Giants's influence in The South Pacific rose from "Zero" to "Unproven".
- : The Highland Park Giants was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Most Devout.
- : Following new legislation in The Highland Park Giants, it is illegal to make racist remarks in public.
- : The Highland Park Giants was reclassified from "Liberal Democratic Socialists" to "Democratic Socialists".
- : Following new legislation in The Highland Park Giants, religious classes are compulsory for all school students.
- : The Highland Park Giants altered its national flag.
- : The Highland Park Giants published "National Anthem" (Meta: Gameplay).
- : The Highland Park Giants was founded in The South Pacific.