Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Divorce is illegal.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
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.
The nation has abolished the court system.
All citizens are required to own a firearm.
The nation enforces a national curfew.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Computers are banned.
All recreational drugs are prohibited.
Slavery is legal.
Alcohol is banned.
The nation pursues a policy of economic self-sufficiency.
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.
Foreigners cannot become residents.