Solstice Report: Our Fervent Work Continues, Despite Upheaval

A season since the novel coronavirus has become a global pandemic, Sandus has honed its response to this once-in-a-lifetime call. We began this period of uncertainty with a vociferous statement of resilience and of our common belief that healthcare is a human right; today, we reaffirm those commitments and levy our pertinent objections to a…

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Sôgmô, Cabinet issue statement in support of BLM

The Three Grand State Officers of the State of Sandus and the country’s Junior State Officers, who make up the Sandum cabinet, have issued a statement of support for the Black Lives Matter movement and protests after the death of George Floyd. Sandus has long been a proponent of the movement against racism, white supremacy,…

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Equinox Report: Facing the Virus, Preparing for Summer

How, in such a short time since January, the world has changed. Faced for the first time in over a century with a major pandemic, we have rushed to respond to the clarion call of healthcare officials and providers by staying home and refusing to risk our health and that of others. Sandum citizens have…

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Decisions of the Intercalary Session of the Council in 2018

The Intercalary Session of the Council in the Administrative Year 2018 lasted from 22 December 2018 to 5 January 2019. The Council decided to extend a facilitator’s term to six months. The Council elected Artemis Baca to be next term’s facilitator. This was the last session of Facilitator Hatsu Ryuho’s tenure. Facilitator Artemis Baca will…

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Transition in the Council: New Facilitator will assume power in the New Year

Facilitator Hatsu Ryuho will step down from the position of the Council’s facilitator in the new administrative year that begins 5 January. First elected during the eleventh session of 2016, which ended on 14 November 2016, Hatsu has served as Sandus’s third most powerful politician for more than two years. He entered the position after…

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Decisions of the Twelfth Session of the Council in 2018

The Twelfth Session of the Council in the Administrative Year 2018 lasted from 23 November to 22 December 2018. There were no decisions. This was the third month of Hatsu Ryuho’s three month term. A new election will now be called. Facilitator Hatsu Ryuho

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Solstice Report: Sôgmô’s Legitimacy Unanimously Supported, 88.9% Participation

The Autumn season is one of the busiest times for Sandum citizens, and this has certainly been the case for us this year. We have celebrated the Armilustrium with much fanfare and joy, we have held a successful CPS Party Congress, and we have just finished an election that was the most participated in our…

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Decisions of the Eleventh Session of the Council in 2018

The Eleventh Session of the Council in the Administrative Year 2018 lasted from 24 October to 23 November 2018. There were no decisions. This was the second month of Hatsu Ryuho’s three month term. Facilitator Hatsu Ryuho

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Sandus responds to White Nationalist, Anti-Semitic Terrorist Attack

On Saturday 27 October, a white nationalist terrorist entered the Tree of Life – Or L’Simcha synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Motivated by hatred and anger towards Jewish people, the terrorist, Robert Bowers, murdered almost a dozen people and injured several more. The incident has caused people in North America to respond with shock…

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Decisions of the Tenth Session of the Council in 2018

The Tenth Session of the Council in the Administrative Year 2018 lasted from 24 September to 24 October 2018. There were no decisions. This was the first month of Hatsu Ryuho’s three month term. Facilitator Hatsu Ryuho

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