Difference between revisions of "Optimates (Montescano)"

From MicroWiki, the micronational encyclopædia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (removed WIP header)
 
(21 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{WIP}}
 
 
{{Infobox Party  
 
{{Infobox Party  
 
| name_english = Optimates
 
| name_english = Optimates
Line 5: Line 4:
 
| logo = [[File:Optimates.png|175px]]<br><small>'''Party emblem'''</small>
 
| logo = [[File:Optimates.png|175px]]<br><small>'''Party emblem'''</small>
 
| colorcode = #f1bf00
 
| colorcode = #f1bf00
| leader = [[Lord Krishtof von Drakon|Lord Krishtof von Drakon, Marquess of Asenovgrad]]
+
| leader = [[Lord Krishtof von Drakon|Marquess of Asenhorod]]
| leader1_title = Deputy leader
 
| leader1_name = [[Hasan Çakar|Lord Hasan Çakar, Marquess of Fürstenberg-Berry]]
 
 
| foundation = 2019
 
| foundation = 2019
 
| dissolution =  
 
| dissolution =  
Line 13: Line 10:
 
| newspaper =  
 
| newspaper =  
 
| youth_wing =  
 
| youth_wing =  
| membership_year = 2019
+
| membership_year = 2020
| membership = 2
+
| membership = 3
| position = [[w:Right-wing politics|Right-wing]] to [[w:Far-right politics|Far-right]]
+
| position = [[w:Right-wing politics|Right-wing]] to [[w:Far-right politics|far-right]]
| ideology = {{*}}[[w:Monarchism|Monarchism]]<br>{{*}}[[w:Neo-feudalism|Feudalism]]<br>{{*}}[[Imperium (political theory)|Imperium]]<br>{{*}}[[w:Reactionary|Reactionary]]
+
| ideology = [[w:Monarchism|Monarchism]]<br>[[w:Neo-feudalism|Feudalism]]<br>[[Imperium (political theory)|Orientism]]<br>[[w:Traditionalism|Traditionalism]]
 
| national =
 
| national =
 
| international =  
 
| international =  
Line 23: Line 20:
 
| footnotes =  
 
| footnotes =  
 
|seats1_title = [[Council of State|Council of State]]
 
|seats1_title = [[Council of State|Council of State]]
|seats1 = {{Infobox political party/seats|2|7|hex=#f1bf00}}
+
|seats1 = {{Infobox political party/seats|4|13|hex=#f1bf00}}
 
|seats2_title = [[Privy Council of Montescano|Privy council]]
 
|seats2_title = [[Privy Council of Montescano|Privy council]]
|seats2 = {{Infobox political party/seats|2|2|hex=#f1bf00}}
+
|seats2 = {{Infobox political party/seats|2|4|hex=#f1bf00}}
}}
+
}}The '''Optimates''' are a [[wikipedia:Right-wing|right-wing]] [[Principality of Montescano|Montescanesque]] political faction, founded in late 2019. The faction is partially-inspired by and named after the historical [[wikipedia:Ancient Rome|Ancient Roman]] [[wikipedia:Optimates|faction of the same name]]. It follows an ideological platform compromised of "[[wikipedia:Monarchism|monarchism]], [[wikipedia:Feudalism|feudalism]], [[Imperium (political theory)|Orientism]] and [[wikipedia:Reactionism|reactionism]]" and actively supports legislation upholding [[wikipedia:social conservatism|social conservatism]] and [[wikipedia:aristocracy|aristocracy]].
 +
 
 +
The Optimates were founded on 11 December 2019, immediately following the passing of the "Political factions act", making them the first political faction within the history of Montescano. Grand Pensionary [[Lord Krishtof von Drakon|Lord von Drakon, Marquess of Asenhorod]] and [[Lord Hasan Çakar|Lord Çakar, Marquess of Iskorosten]] were the founding members, with Marquess of Asenhorod becoming the leader as the highest-ranking [[Council of State (Montescano)|Council of State]] member. It is currently the largest political faction within Montescano, with four seats within the Council of State and the support of numerous regional officials.
 +
 
 +
==Ideology==
 +
The Optimates describe their ideology as [[wikipedia:Monarchism|monarchist]], [[wikipedia:Feudalism|feudalist]], [[wikipedia:Traditionalism|traditionalist]] and [[Imperium (political theory)|Orientist]]. They support the dynastic authority of [[House of Tezdzhan-Smahin]] and assert that the dynasty has the [[wikipedia:Divine right of kings|divine right to rule]]. The legitimacy of the House of Tezdzhan-Smahin is also defended by the Optimates with Orientism (more commonly known outside of Montescano as Imperium theory), which claims that its legitimacy is based from their descent from the [[wikipedia:Palaiologos|Palaiologos]] and [[wikipedia:Borjigin|Borjigin]] dynasties. The Optimates promote an [[wikipedia:Executive monarchy|executive monarchy system]], where the monarch wields large but not absolute political power alongside the [[Council of State (Montescano)|Council of State]], although some members have sympathies for [[wikipedia:Absolute monarchy|absolutism]].
 +
 
 +
The [[Montescanin Nobles|Montescanin system of feudalism]] is supported by the faction and they oppose reforms that weaken the power of the nobles. It advocates for the development of the [[wikipedia:Estates of the realm|estate system]] and promotes [[wikipedia:Class collaboration|collaboration]] between the different estates for the betterment of Montescanin society. The faction itself represents the interests of the nobles within the Council of State.
 +
 
 +
The Optimates are [[wikipedia:Traditionalism|traditionalists]] and [[wikipedia:Reactionary|reactionary]], opposing [[wikipedia:Progressivism|progressivism]] and [[wikipedia:Cultural liberalism|cultural liberalism]]. It opposes [[wikipedia:Homosexuality|homosexuality]], [[wikipedia:Transgenderism|transgenderism]], [[wikipedia:Feminism|feminism]], [[wikipedia:Abortion|abortion]], [[wikipedia:Recreational drug use|recreational drug use]], [[wikipedia:Promiscuity|promiscuity]], [[wikipedia:Pornography|pornography]] and other activities or lifestyles associated with hedonism. The faction believes [[wikipedia:Christianity|Christianity]] should play a large role within society and politics, opposing [[wikipedia:Secularism|secularism]]. There is not a formal economic policy within the Optimates, although they oppose [[wikipedia:Communism|communism]] and [[wikipedia:Usury|usury]].
 +
 
 +
==Members==
 +
{| class="wikitable" style="text-align:center; margin:auto; width:180%; border="1"
 +
! Name
 +
! Portrait
 +
! Member since
 +
! Notes
 +
|-
 +
|[[Lord Krishtof von Drakon|Lord Krishtof Slavomirovych Drakonov, Marquess of Asenhorod]]
 +
|[[File:Krishtofvondrakon.jpg|75px]]
 +
|11 December 2019
 +
|Party Leader. Count of [[Hinterbergen|Zapohorbamyj]]. Posadnyk
 +
|-
 +
|[[Christian I, Grand Duke of Letzembourg|Lord Kristijan Karolovych Nevtonenko, Viscount of Cape Hatteras]]
 +
|[[File:Christian-newton.png|75px]]
 +
|25 January 2020
 +
|Secretary of Justice
 +
|-
 +
|Lord Taras Mykolayovych Oliynyk, Count of Beloozero
 +
|[[File:Taras.jpeg|75px]]
 +
|27 January 2020
 +
|Count of Beloozero
 +
|}
 +
 
 +
{{Montescano}}
 +
[[Category:Monarchist parties]]

Latest revision as of 15:48, 14 September 2020

Optimates
LeaderMarquess of Asenhorod
Founded2019
Membership  (2020)3
IdeologyMonarchism
Feudalism
Orientism
Traditionalism
Political positionRight-wing to far-right
Official coloursGold, Purple (official)
Council of State
4 / 13
Privy council
2 / 4

The Optimates are a right-wing Montescanesque political faction, founded in late 2019. The faction is partially-inspired by and named after the historical Ancient Roman faction of the same name. It follows an ideological platform compromised of "monarchism, feudalism, Orientism and reactionism" and actively supports legislation upholding social conservatism and aristocracy.

The Optimates were founded on 11 December 2019, immediately following the passing of the "Political factions act", making them the first political faction within the history of Montescano. Grand Pensionary Lord von Drakon, Marquess of Asenhorod and Lord Çakar, Marquess of Iskorosten were the founding members, with Marquess of Asenhorod becoming the leader as the highest-ranking Council of State member. It is currently the largest political faction within Montescano, with four seats within the Council of State and the support of numerous regional officials.

Ideology

The Optimates describe their ideology as monarchist, feudalist, traditionalist and Orientist. They support the dynastic authority of House of Tezdzhan-Smahin and assert that the dynasty has the divine right to rule. The legitimacy of the House of Tezdzhan-Smahin is also defended by the Optimates with Orientism (more commonly known outside of Montescano as Imperium theory), which claims that its legitimacy is based from their descent from the Palaiologos and Borjigin dynasties. The Optimates promote an executive monarchy system, where the monarch wields large but not absolute political power alongside the Council of State, although some members have sympathies for absolutism.

The Montescanin system of feudalism is supported by the faction and they oppose reforms that weaken the power of the nobles. It advocates for the development of the estate system and promotes collaboration between the different estates for the betterment of Montescanin society. The faction itself represents the interests of the nobles within the Council of State.

The Optimates are traditionalists and reactionary, opposing progressivism and cultural liberalism. It opposes homosexuality, transgenderism, feminism, abortion, recreational drug use, promiscuity, pornography and other activities or lifestyles associated with hedonism. The faction believes Christianity should play a large role within society and politics, opposing secularism. There is not a formal economic policy within the Optimates, although they oppose communism and usury.

Members

Name Portrait Member since Notes
Lord Krishtof Slavomirovych Drakonov, Marquess of Asenhorod Krishtofvondrakon.jpg 11 December 2019 Party Leader. Count of Zapohorbamyj. Posadnyk
Lord Kristijan Karolovych Nevtonenko, Viscount of Cape Hatteras Christian-newton.png 25 January 2020 Secretary of Justice
Lord Taras Mykolayovych Oliynyk, Count of Beloozero Taras.jpeg 27 January 2020 Count of Beloozero