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The Racism is Alive and Well of Laver Island

“Together For Freedom”

Category: Civil Rights Lovefest
Civil Rights:
World Benchmark
Economy:
Frightening
Political Freedoms:
Excessive

Location: Europe

Regional Influence: Squire

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The Racism is Alive and Well of Laver Island is a colossal, socially progressive nation, ruled by King Vincent and PM Einar Grímsson with a fair hand, and renowned for its keen interest in outer space, national health service, and restrictive gun laws. The compassionate, democratic, cheerful population of 8.553 billion Laverians hold their civil and political rights very dear, although the wealthy and those in business tend to be viewed with suspicion.

The relatively small, corrupt, liberal, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Industry. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Vulkanerborg. The average income tax rate is 47.5%, but much higher for the wealthy.

The frighteningly efficient Laverian economy, worth a remarkable 1,265 trillion Vixes a year, is led by the Tourism industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology, Retail, and Book Publishing. Black market activity is notable. State-owned companies are common. Average income is an impressive 148,015 Vixes, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.0 times as much as the poorest.

Private pharmacies close down as medicinal drugs are given away freely by the government, nouveau riche farmers diligently take care of their golden calf herds, children's daycare starts at the crack of dawn, and anti-government political posters adorn every building like wallpaper. Crime is totally unknown. Laver Island's national animal is the Laverian Falcon, which is also the nation's favorite main course.

Laver Island is ranked 98,202nd in the world and 515th in Europe for Largest Insurance Industry, scoring 1,451.61 on the Risk Expulsion Effectiveness Rating.

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Most Influential: 586thRudest Citizens: 2,323rdTop
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Most Cheerful Citizens: 2,799thLargest Retail Industry: 4,519thMost Rebellious Youth: 4,535thMost Beautiful Environments: 5,661stBest Weather: 5,921stMost Inclusive: 6,736thMost Popular Tourist Destinations: 7,818thMost Cultured: 8,299thLargest Publishing Industry: 9,610thNudest: 10,478thHighest Disposable Incomes: 11,092ndHighest Poor Incomes: 11,412thLargest Soda Pop Sector: 11,653rdTop
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Most Eco-Friendly Governments: 12,126thSmartest Citizens: 12,525thNicest Citizens: 12,657thLargest Black Market: 12,956thLargest Information Technology Sector: 12,977thMost Stationary: 13,232ndHighest Economic Output: 14,396thHighest Average Incomes: 14,608thMost Developed: 14,876thMost Pacifist: 15,262ndMost Scientifically Advanced: 15,510thMost Efficient Economies: 16,665thMost Politically Free: 17,098thLargest Furniture Restoration Industry: 18,314thMost Advanced Public Education: 18,404thMost Extensive Civil Rights: 19,928thHighest Drug Use: 20,290thMost Advanced Public Transport: 22,539thMost Compassionate Citizens: 23,020th
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Most Politically Free: 29th in the regionRudest Citizens: 37th in the regionMost Extensive Civil Rights: 49th in the regionNudest: 49th in the regionMost Stationary: 54th in the regionLargest Retail Industry: 54th in the regionMost Cheerful Citizens: 55th in the regionLargest Soda Pop Sector: 58th in the regionMost Rebellious Youth: 60th in the regionTop
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Largest Black Market: 67th in the regionHighest Drug Use: 70th in the regionMost Beautiful Environments: 101st in the regionMost Influential: 102nd in the regionHighest Disposable Incomes: 113th in the regionBest Weather: 121st in the regionMost Inclusive: 126th in the region

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