The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Citizens must acquire a license in order to have children.
Law & Order
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
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.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.