The nation does not hold democratic elections.
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.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
Computers are banned.
Slavery is legal.
Alcohol is banned.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.
Foreigners cannot become residents.