Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
All citizens are required to own a firearm.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.