The Princely Republic of Valdutz
“Für die Umwelt und vaterland”
|Category: Left-wing Utopia|
Location: the South Pacific
Regional Influence: Page
The Princely Republic of Valdutz is a massive, efficient nation, ruled by Bergmeister Freidrik with a fair hand, and renowned for its irreverence towards religion, punitive income tax rates, and devotion to social welfare. The compassionate, democratic population of 1.955 billion Valdutzers are free to do what they want with their own bodies, and vote for whomever they like in elections; if they go into business, however, they are regulated to within an inch of their lives.
The enormous, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Schaan. The average income tax rate is 80.0%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The thriving Valdutzian economy, worth 170 trillion Valdutz Marks a year, is quite specialized and mostly made up of the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Book Publishing, Tourism, and Basket Weaving. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 87,121 Valdutz Marks, and distributed extremely evenly, with practically no difference between the richest and poorest citizens.
Trust-fund babies line up for places in community college, weekly religious services often resemble campaign rallies, the new Refuse Hills housing development is under construction, and unstable couples are known to break up over which one gets parental leave. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Valdutz's national animal is the octopus, which frolics freely in the nation's sparkling oceans, and its national religion is Pluralism.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, unstable couples are known to break up over which one gets parental leave.
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, the new Refuse Hills housing development is under construction.
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, weekly religious services often resemble campaign rallies.
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, trust-fund babies line up for places in community college.
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, the newest shade developed by Valdutz's dye industry has been dubbed 'Agent Orange'.
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, party leaders rely on horoscopes to create "ticket balance".
- : Valdutz changed its national nation type to "Princely Republic".
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, birth rates have hit an all-time low.
- : Valdutz was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Most Eco-Friendly Governments.
- : Following new legislation in Valdutz, asking 'does my bum look big in this?' leads to 30 hours of self-esteem classes.
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