The Arcturian Republic of Lorrana is a huge, environmentally stunning nation, remarkable for its rum-swilling pirates, rampant corporate plagiarism, and infamous sell-swords. The compassionate, democratic, devout population of 815 million Lorranians are free to do what they want with their own bodies, and vote for whomever they like in elections; if they go into business, however, they are regulated to within an inch of their lives.
The government — a sprawling, bureaucracy-choked, liberal, outspoken morass — juggles the competing demands of Administration, Education, and Spirituality. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Lorrana City. The average income tax rate is 79.4%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The very strong Lorrani economy, worth 44.4 trillion nivers a year, is driven entirely by a combination of government and state-owned industry, with private enterprise illegal. However, for those in the know, there is a slick, highly efficient, highly specialized black market in Book Publishing, Tourism, and Uranium Mining. The private sector mostly consists of enterprising ten-year-olds selling lemonade on the sidewalk, but the government is looking at stamping this out. Average income is 54,537 nivers, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Crossword puzzles have been co-opted as a symbol of racial discrimination, hospitals have to sell their computers on vBay in order to afford the ransomware decryption payments, the rich and poor vomit into separate bags, and NationStates is now a popular brand of laxatives despite Max Barry's protests. Crime is relatively low. Lorrana's national animal is the parrot, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Free Land of Northern Celavon.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Commonwealth of ArenaC.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Dominion of Arkantis.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Empire of Aquyia.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Matriarchy of Veterans Association.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Glorious and Serene Harmony of Kriov.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Democratic Republic of Tierra Fuego.
- : Lorrana was endorsed by The Republic of Adolanta.
- : Lorrana was ranked in the Top 1% of the world for Most Influential.
- : Lorrana's influence in The East Pacific rose from "Page" to "Squire".
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