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Alnobia RMB

WA Delegate: The Republic of Potato Valley Region (elected )

Founder: The Easter Egg Hunting Nation of Hfhbsd (non-executive)

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Most World Assembly Endorsements: 37th Most Valuable International Artwork: 138th Most Nations: 570th+22
Nicest Citizens: 922nd Most Compassionate Citizens: 935th Most Inclusive: 1,050th Most Pacifist: 1,237th Largest Welfare Programs: 1,239th Highest Foreign Aid Spending: 1,264th Most Eco-Friendly Governments: 1,371st Most Beautiful Environments: 1,494th Best Weather: 1,511th Most Advanced Public Education: 1,519th Largest Publishing Industry: 1,652nd Smartest Citizens: 1,682nd Most Cultured: 1,713th Highest Poor Incomes: 1,750th Healthiest Citizens: 1,772nd Largest Information Technology Sector: 1,777th Most Extensive Public Healthcare: 1,782nd Largest Black Market: 1,983rd Most Popular Tourist Destinations: 2,036th Lowest Crime Rates: 2,125th Largest Governments: 2,133rd Most Scientifically Advanced: 2,221st
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Welcome to Alnobia!
Everyone is welcome, unless you are a raider

> BLACK LIVES MATTER! <


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Move here today! We're a welcoming region for everyone alike (except raiders). Formerly unknown lifeforms are especially encouraged to join us!


Regional News:
- Please go work on your RP applications!
- Potato Valley Region has been elected Speaker of the Opposition!!
- Vote on the RP here
- Vote on a polling reform law here
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Embassies: The Embassy, Seblaria, Lesser Catopia, Greater Catopia, Seblaria Minor, United Christian Empires of the West, TerraLink Constellation, Sulavian Card Farming Complex, Pangurstan, The Amethyst Accord, Codex Ylvus, The Slide Countries, United States of America, The Bar on the corner of every region, Gypsy Lands, 1980s America, and 50 others.The Great Universe, Aircraft Manufacturers, Arconian Empire, Bus Stop, Hollow Point, Dispatchia, Fredonia, The NewsStand, Chicken overlords, Neo Asia, The Vincence Kingdom, Anti Fairy Pact, World Alliance of Deruuu, Christmas, Environmental Protection Council, Embassies Embassies Embassies, Old Spirit, Ancient Lands, SAL si PUEDES, Train Station, Grand Duchy of Scandinavia, Regionless, Kerbin, Cheddar, The Cult of PCHS, Ocean, Ivory Tower, Old Zealand, Liberty Nations Alliance, Finlandia, The putnan empire of nations, Click Here, Polandball, Debateserv, MilitaryWorld, RAMS, Krillin, The Great and Mighty Region of Morshu, Reality, Laraniem, Liberty Democratic Alliance, The Wooloo Pact, THE RANDOM REGION 2 ELECTRIC BOOGALOO, Lorania, The lemon hub, Lardyland, Save Our Planet, The Nationstates Senate, DO WHATEVER THE HELL YOU WANT, and First World Order.

The embassy with Liberty Nations Alliance is being withdrawn. Closure expected .

Construction of embassies with PVR Alnobian Polling Region has commenced. Completion expected .

Construction of embassies with Pacifists and Warlords has commenced. Completion expected .

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Alnobia contains 29 nations, the 570th most in the world.

Today's World Census Report

The Most Pro-Market in Alnobia

This data was compiled by surveying a random sample of businesses with the question, "Do you believe the government is committed to free market policies?"

As a region, Alnobia is ranked 19,156th in the world for Most Pro-Market.

NationWA CategoryMotto
1.The Lawbringers of Necropolis 2Iron Fist Consumerists“Make War not Love”
2.The Community of East Numb Polar LandIron Fist Consumerists“We'll tell you how to behave”
3.The Queendom of The SamadossessulcheInoffensive Centrist Democracy“ANIME IZ LIFE”
4.The Holy Empire of Quisp and QuakeMoralistic Democracy“Breakfast is the most important meal!”
5.The Colony of PickleLandsInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Pickles are going places!”
6.The United States of In Memory of Moto MotoInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Moto Moto used to not like you, remember Moto Moto”
7.The Moon Faeries of Luna ChildNew York Times Democracy“The falcon cannot hear the falconer”
8.The Republic of PVR 1st Army DivisionInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Fighting for Alnobia”
9.The Republic of Phylum CnidariaInoffensive Centrist Democracy“For Radial Symmetry!”
10.The Syndicated Republic of Victoria and CascadiaInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Pristine Cascadia, My Home”
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Yankeedomland wrote:America has become Babylon, the center of evil and sin. The land of oppression, hate, and destruction. We must make America like Eden. A land of equality, love, and creation.

I agree, although I would personally cut the Biblical symbolism as unnecessary, possibly divisive, and exclusionary.

Yankeedomland wrote:America itself was founded on the idea of freedom and liberty. Edmund Burke, James Madison, and John Adams all knew that liberty cannot be maintained without virtue.

“Is there no virtue among us? If there be not, we are in a wretched situation. No theoretical checks, no form of government can render us secure. “ -James Madison

“What is liberty without virtue? It is madness, without restraint!"-Edmund Burke

“Our Constitution was made only for a moral, virtuous, and religious people”. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.” - John Adams

Here's a question: how do you know your version of morality is the correct one though? Everyone has beliefs about what is right and wrong; it's just that they differ.

Yankeedomland wrote:America itself was founded on the idea of freedom and liberty. Edmund Burke, James Madison, and John Adams all knew that liberty cannot be maintained without virtue.

“Is there no virtue among us? If there be not, we are in a wretched situation. No theoretical checks, no form of government can render us secure. “ -James Madison

“What is liberty without virtue? It is madness, without restraint!"-Edmund Burke

“Our Constitution was made only for a moral, virtuous, and religious people”. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.” - John Adams

America, however, has destroyed virtue. We built our systems on oppression, we ignored the poor, we diminished religion, we murdered many innocents, and we conquered foreign nations for greed. We have descended into madness, into hate, into destruction, into evil. So long as the american government continues on its current trajectory, we will continue to descend further.

I went to 4 different George Floyd protests this year, and in each one of them, I saw the potential of a mass movement of the people. This potential has been nearly destroyed. The rich, and the government have co-opted the people’s movement. What do we want? We want systematic change. What do we get? Aunt Jemina removed from maple syrup bottles.

The rich and the government do not care about systematic change. They care about doing small things, about using cancel culture, to make sure the people are happy and tranquil. Anything beyond that would hurt them and their systems, so they will not do it.

Hfhbsd wrote:Here's a question: how do you know your version of morality is the correct one though? Everyone has beliefs about what is right and wrong; it's just that they differ.

Every society has shared base moralities that corespond with each other. Virtue, as we know it, is a uniquely western concept, and our governments and institutions should work to cultivate virtue.

By the way, you may not think so, but you and I share the same moralities. In fact, nearly everyone in the west shares the same moralities. That is, the western moral system. Saying you don’t believe in God may make you a non-christian but it won’t take out the embedded morality in your psychology.

Think about it. What is the one rule we have all learned? The golden rule. Do you know where the golden rule comes from? The Bible!

What about other moral values we hold, like freedom, liberty, and collective responsibility? Those come from western thought, both pre-christian and post-christian.

The american atheist and the american christian both share the same western morality. However, they don’t think they do because of one small thing they disagree on. This is the roadblock in the way of cooperation between american groups. If atheists, Jews, and Christians could come together and realized how much morality we all share, we could work together and compromise to build a better world for everyone.

Yankeedomland wrote:Every society has shared base moralities that corespond with each other. Virtue, as we know it, is a uniquely western concept, and our governments and institutions should work to cultivate virtue.

By the way, you may not think so, but you and I share the same moralities. In fact, nearly everyone in the west shares the same moralities. That is, the western moral system. Saying you don’t believe in God may make you a non-christian but it won’t take out the embedded morality in your psychology.

Think about it. What is the one rule we have all learned? The golden rule. Do you know where the golden rule comes from? The Bible!

What about other moral values we hold, like freedom, liberty, and collective responsibility? Those come from western thought, both pre-christian and post-christian.

The american atheist and the american christian both share the same western morality. However, they don’t think they do because of one small thing they disagree on. This is the roadblock in the way of cooperation between american groups. If atheists, Jews, and Christians could come together and realized how much morality we all share, we could work together and compromise to build a better world for everyone.

I should also clarify, the three origins of our shared morality are:

1) Biological instincts
2) Western philosophy
3) Jewish thought (which later was borrowed and developed upon by Christians and Muslims)

Hfhbsd wrote:Here's a question: how do you know your version of morality is the correct one though? Everyone has beliefs about what is right and wrong; it's just that they differ.

The key tl;dr is: It isn’t MY version, it’s OUR version. All of us, wether atheist, Jewish, or Christian, share a common secular western morality that is embedded into our society. For the sake of our society and ourselves, it is best that we cultivate virtue and other western moral values.

Yankeedomland wrote:The key tl;dr is: It isn’t MY version, it’s OUR version. All of us, wether [sic] atheist, Jewish, or Christian, share a common secular western morality that is embedded into our society. For the sake of our society and ourselves, it is best that we cultivate virtue and other western moral values.

I agree, although I would add that it would be best to incorporate as many moral values as possible, regardless of origin.
I've already stated that my morality as an atheist comes largely from Western and Christian morality (and been told that it was hypocritical, but that's so unimportant as to be irrelevant).

Hfhbsd wrote:Here's a question: how do you know your version of morality is the correct one though? Everyone has beliefs about what is right and wrong; it's just that they differ.

You don't. I acknowledge that my views on morality are beliefs, but that doesn't mean I don't believe them. I believe killing, torturing, enslaving, etc humans (and animals as well) is wrong. This is just my view, and my morality, but I find a breach of it repugnant despite the subjectivity I acknowledge.

Northern Astra wrote:I agree, although I would add that it would be best to incorporate as many moral values as possible, regardless of origin.
I've already stated that my morality as an atheist comes largely from Western and Christian morality (and been told that it was hypocritical, but that's so unimportant as to be irrelevant).You don't. I acknowledge that my views on morality are beliefs, but that doesn't mean I don't believe them. I believe killing, torturing, enslaving, etc humans (and animals as well) is wrong. This is just my view, and my morality, but I find a breach of it repugnant despite the subjectivity I acknowledge.

The largest problem with assuming relative morality is that it unweaves the fabric of society and makes common societal values impossible. Relative morality (postmodernism) is why so many nations have become so partisan, why it always seems like people have such different morality and are so mad at each other.

Common morality is the only way a society is held together. Race, ethnicity, or profession cannot hold a society together. Only virtues and values can.

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