The nation does not hold democratic elections.
Public protests are illegal.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Citizens must acquire a license in order to have children.
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.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
The nation opposes the use of WMDs.
Citizens are not permitted to leave.