The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
The nation practices a feudal system of lords and serfs.
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.
Divorce is illegal.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Citizens may not pierce their bodies nor circumcize their children.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
Citizen DNA must be submitted to the state.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.