The nation does not hold democratic elections.
Worship of the official state religion is mandatory.
The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
Only state-controlled media is permitted.
Public protests are illegal.
Pledge of Allegiance
The daily singing of an anthem or reciting of a pledge is compulsory in schools.
Divorce is illegal.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Citizens may not pierce their bodies nor circumcize their children.
Physical contact sports are prohibited.
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.
Citizen DNA must be submitted to the state.
Citizens are administered an under-the-skin ID chip.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
All recreational drugs are prohibited.
Alcohol is banned.
Gambling is illegal.
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.