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.
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.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Citizens may have multiple spouses.
Adultery is prohibited by law.
Contraception is illegal.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Citizens are not permitted to reach old age.
Vegetarianism is compulsory.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Animals may not be kept in confinement.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
Religious sacrifice of human beings is legal.
A period of military service is compulsory for all citizens.
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
The nation enforces a national curfew.
Citizen DNA must be submitted to the state.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Children may be legally employed as workers and contractors.
Computers are banned.
Citizens may not connect to the Internet.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.