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Fattest Citizens: 526th Most World Assembly Endorsements: 938th Most Nations: 1,125th+12
Highest Economic Output: 1,150th Nudest: 1,385th Highest Foreign Aid Spending: 1,420th Largest Automobile Manufacturing Sector: 1,727th Highest Disposable Incomes: 2,169th Most Armed: 2,171st Highest Unexpected Death Rate: 2,293rd Most Rebellious Youth: 2,668th Largest Mining Sector: 2,684th Most Avoided: 2,732nd Most Advanced Public Transport: 2,746th Highest Wealthy Incomes: 2,776th
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Arkansas is a state in the south central region of the United States. Arkansas ranks 29th among the 50 states in total area, but, except for Louisiana and Hawaii, it is the smallest state west of the Mississippi River. Its neighbors are Missouri to the north, Tennessee and Mississippi to the east, Louisiana to the south, Texas to the southwest, and Oklahoma to the west. The name Arkansas was used by the early French explorers to refer to the Quapaw people—a prominent indigenous group in the area—and to the river along which they settled. The term was likely a corruption of akansea, the word applied to the Quapaw by another local indigenous community, the Illinois.

Embassies: Tennessee, Mississippi, Missouri, Kansas, Antarctic Oasis, The Pleiades, and Louisiana.

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Arkansas contains 14 nations, the 1,125th most in the world.

Today's World Census Report

The Highest Drug Use in Arkansas

World Census experts sampled many cakes of dubious content to determine which nations' citizens consume the most recreational drugs.

As a region, Arkansas is ranked 16,467th in the world for Highest Drug Use.

NationWA CategoryMotto
1.The Republic of Laus EmpenicaLeft-wing Utopia“From Many, One”
2.The Long Drunken Roadtrip of 77 CamaroAnarchy“Let's Hit The Beer Bong!”
3.The Republic of UniontownCorporate Bordello“We're Not Cedarville!”
4.The Worker's Paradise of Soviet ArkansasIron Fist Socialists“In Soviet Arkansas, Hog Calls You!”
5.The Commonwealth of A Place Called HopeNew York Times Democracy“I. Am. Bulletproof.”
6.The Incorporated States of Greater NW Arkansas Co Prosperity SphereCapitalist Paradise“Save Money~Live Better”
7.The Republic of Brooks BaxterNew York Times Democracy“Once Free Always Free”
8.The Incorporated States of ArcansawNew York Times Democracy“You can't love your country and hate your government”
9.The Democratic States of TaylopianInoffensive Centrist Democracy“Freedom of Life”
10.The White Lined Fever of I 30Father Knows Best State“Regnat populus - Mood: Twilight ripens to black luck”
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Arkansas Regional Message Board

Akansas wrote:I like your motto. I assume your on the side of the political spectrum that is okay with getting down in the dirt and getting done what needs to be done; am I right?

Generally that is how I like to answer the daily issues. The nation is generally conservative and generally open to the free market. Of course it is always assumed that NationStates is always "over the top" and as a result supporting local can sometimes make you an isolationist at times as well as other side effects that only mad issue writers would have thought up.

I love the issues—generally two sides to the same issue and then an anarchist option.

There are a number of issues I don't particularly like because of the way they are written. The evolution one is a good example because you are kidnapped by a scientist and that just puts me in a bad mood. There is another that basically destroys your office door but that's actually funny.

*does donuts*

Yeah, just had one about my declining birth rate. Choices were 3 child minimum, ban contraceptives, or make children be born by scientific growth in a lab. Definitely dismissed that one, haha! Too crazy of options

It can get really annoying if you're going for something like libertarianism or anarcho-capitalism. So many of the "pro market" options involve government subsidies to industry, protectionist trade policies, or similar claptrap. There often isn't a true free market option.

Dumoflage wrote:It can get really annoying if you're going for something like libertarianism or anarcho-capitalism. So many of the "pro market" options involve government subsidies to industry, protectionist trade policies, or similar claptrap. There often isn't a true free market option.

Unfortunately true.

Not naming names but there are a couple of issue authors/editors who......get a lot of dismissals from me.

Also lots of issues that would be more appropriate for a mayor or city council than a national government

Uniontown wrote:Also lots of issues that would be more appropriate for a mayor or city council than a national government

Yes, that's a problem with the system in general. There is really no support for levels of government and their relationships to each other. In the real world, some governments are highly centralized and some limit the central government from local decisions. The same is true for systems where the executive has zero to limited legislation power.

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