The nation does not hold democratic elections.
The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
The nation practices a feudal system of lords and serfs.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Divorce is illegal.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Citizens must acquire a license in order to have children.
Citizens may not pierce their bodies nor circumcize their children.
Strict modesty laws govern how citizens may dress.
Animals may not be kept in confinement.
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.
All citizens are required to own a firearm.
The nation enforces a national curfew.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Computers are banned.
Citizens may not connect to the Internet.
Cars are banned.
Alcohol is banned.
The nation pursues a policy of economic self-sufficiency.
The nation is nuclear powered.
Aircraft are banned.
The nation opposes the use of WMDs.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.
Foreigners cannot become residents.
Citizens are not permitted to leave.