Obergefell & the SCOTUS: why it matters here at home

Obergefell vs. Hodges comes to the Supreme Court of the United States today, and anticipation can be felt on all sides of the debate. The LGBTQ+ community awaits fervently the hopeful extension of marriage equality as a civil right and a law of the land in the United States; the religious right in the United…

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Royal Library to Digitalise its Collection

The Sôgmô has announced today that he will work to digitalise the collection of the Royal Library of Sandus, the collection of books that the Sôgmô has made available from his private collection for public use, and will review copyright laws concerning the digitalised collection. Future digital copies of the Library’s collection may be made…

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Policy Projection: 9 – 16 April 2015

Ave, Sandum Citizens! We have celebrated Easter, following a recommendation by the religious diversity liaison. We have announced the decisions of the Third Session of the Council in the administrative year 2015. We have celebrated the Festival of Fortuna and Easter with a dinner at the Palace of State with the Royal Family and the…

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Commission for the Command Economy established

The Sôgmô has promulgated the Commission for the Command Economy following the passing of certain sections of the 2015 Plan for Economic Development in the Council’s Third Session. The Plan states that an independent commission, comprising the heads of state of socilivançae, will oversee production of products, quality of products, the sale of products, and…

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Decisions of the Third Session of the Council in 2015

The Third Session of the Council in the Administrative Year 2015 lasted from 5 March to 4 April. The Council has decided to change the third, cultural official language of Sandus from Sancta to Latin. The Council has elected Adam von Friedeck to replace the Sôgmô as facilitator. The Council has approves Sections 1, 2b, and…

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Policy Projection: 1 – 8 April 2015

Ave, Sandum Citizens! We have published the 2015 Plan for Economic Development. We have published the song Nation of Loving-Kindness. We have met with the Party Secretary to clarify the 2015 Plan for Economic Development. We have shared the first section of the Breviarium Rerum Sande on Sandum history. We have published the Spring Equinox report. We have…

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