Republic of Wendatia
Republic of Wendatia
Motto: "For freedom we take a stand"
Anthem: Over There
National march: San Lorenzo
|Largest city||Puerto Claria|
|Official languages||English, Spanish, Arabic^|
|Government||Unitary Semi-presidential Republic|
• Deputy President
|Independence from the United States|
• Huronese Republic declared
|29 July 2020|
• Republic of Wendatia declared
|2 September 2020|
|15 (includes citizens living abroad)|
|Currency||United States Dollar|
|Time zone||Eastern Standard Time (EST)|
|Internet TLD||.wd (proposed)|
The Republic of Wendatia is a micronation located in the Thumb area of Michigan. It controls 3 spots of the region, which consist of the capital (de facto), a house on the salt river, known as Port St. Clair, and an empty lot called "Pradera" It was declared on 29 July 2020. It has 3 states, and a population of 5 (Not counting citizens living abroad). It is run by President Jonas Rhymer.
- 1 Etymology
- 2 History
- 3 Politics and government
- 4 Culture
- 5 Geography
- 6 Economy
- 7 External Links
- 8 Notes
- 9 References
The official name comes from the Wendat people, a Native American people group that had settled in the area before European explorers, and with the suffix "-ia", it could translate to "Land of Wendat"
Wendatia was founded on July 27th, 2020, as the Huronese Republic, Reason being “Cuz i have nothing to do at 5 am.” It was declared on a discord server known as the "Diarchy of Mapping", in their politics channel. The claims originally expanded the entire thumb of Michigan, however actual judicial control was limited to Jonas Rhymer’s backyard. The first president's name is unknown, but they are referred to as "TYWUURM", as it is their discord username. The presidents during the time it was called the Huronese Republic were TYWUURM, Andre Carnerio, Leon Montan, and Jonas Rhymer.
Transition to Wendatia
On 9 September 2020, the nation's name was changed to Wendat, and the disputed claims were receded. Eventually, a few days later, the country was Renamed to Wendatia, due to confusion with Wegmat. Jonas Rhymer officially ratified the Constitution of Wendatia on September 30th, 2020. Wendatia officially recognized Artsakh as independent on 28 September 2020. On 5 October 2020, Jamez became a supreme judge. On 10 October 2020, Wendatia became an observer state of the Cupertino Alliance, which was later revoked.
The state of Pradera was admitted to the Republic on 21 October 2020. On the 1st of November, the government was reorganized. This replaced the role of Prime Minister with Deputy President, which had the role of assisting the president and running the Congressional House. On 7 November 2020, the first congressional elections began. This period is notable for the government's relative inactivity.
Wendatia hosted their first elections in over 2 months on 28 November 2020, with the Wendatian Workers Party in the lead. This resulted in Hunt P. and Paris Wright being elected to the Congressional House. On 1 December 2020, the first deputy elections occurred, with Leah Telford replacing TYWUURM as deputy president. This also saw a spike in activity in Wendatia. On 12 December 2020, the Ministry of Motorways was established.
Politics and government
Wendatia is a Presidential system, in which the President holds as the executive & legislative head. They are also both Head of State and Head of Government. The Deputy President leads the Congressional House and assists the President.
Law and order
The High Courts of Wendatia is the official court of the nation. Citizens may take legal/criminal cases to the court. If the highest court is reached, the Supreme Judge decides on said case. New laws are voted on and passed by the Congressional House, which is led by the Deputy President. The Wendatian National Police Force (WNPF) is de jure the law enforcement of the country. However, no one actually operates in it.
Political Parties and Elections
|Party||Logo||Party Leaders||Ideology||Position||Congressional Members||Cabinet|
|Democratic Party of Wendatia (DPW)||Jonas Rhymer||Social Democracy, Democratic Socialism, Direct democracy, Green politics||Center-left to Left wing|
|Green Party of Wendatia (GP)||Leon Montan||Eco-socialism||Left wing to Far left|
|Democracy & Liberalism (D&L)||Andre Carnerio||Liberalism, Nationalism||Center-right|
|Wendatian Workers Party (WWP)||Hunt P.||Trade unionism, Workers rights||Center|
The Republic of Wendatia has an open policy to diplomatic relations.
- Commonwealth of Naveria
- Free Socialist State of Paloma
- West River Confederation
- Socialist Federal Union of Ponderosa Hills
Currently, there are no informal relations.
The Republic of Wendatia unilaterally recognizes the following nations:
- All 193 UN member states and observers (Excluding the People's Republic of China)
- Taiwan (Republic of China)
- Western Sahara
- Artsakh 
- Coordination Council (Belarus)
Former Foreign relations
The Republic of Wendatia had relations with the following nations:
The Wendatian People's Forces is made up of the Wendatian Land Forces and the Coast Guard of Wendatia. The Coast Guard consists of 2 boats docked at Puerto Claria. The army is mainly used for ceremonial purposes. The military's standard helmet is the Polish WZ67 steel helmet.
Wendatia is divided up into 3 states. Each state holds the same amount of power, and are run directly by governors. States are below government laws, and cannot override any laws set by the Congressional House.
|Arroyo||A house and a field, bordering a creek.|
|Avienta||The state that contains the capital, Avienta.|
|Pantanal||Forested area surrounded by a marsh, used for hunting. Also contains the city Puerto Claria|
In the Wendatian culture, the National Flag is referred to as the "Tresrayas", which is derived from the Spanish term for "three stripes".
|1 January||New Year's Day||Secular||Celebrated as the beginning of the new year.|
|31st December||Christmas||Secular||In Wendatia, Christmas is considered a secular holiday with no religious meaning.|
|March/April (Dates change)||Easter||Secular||Only celebrated in Avienta, not in Pantanal or Pradera|
|29 July||Independence Day||Secular||Celebrating the independence of Wendatia|
Most of the population is Atheist, and Wendatia has no official religion, nor state religion.
Noticaswendatia is the main news & media corporation in Wendatia, responsible for most of the country's news and media. It was created after the Wendatian People's Gazette was archived and went defunct. It is state-owned, and lead by President Jonas Rhymer.
There are 6 roads in Wendatia, referred to as "Motorways", "Corridors" OR "Roads".
List of Roads registered by the Ministry of Motorways
- Avienta Motorway 1
- Avienta Corridor
- TYWUURM Road
- Shedia Corridor
- Pradera Motorway 1
- Pradera Motorway 2
Wenrail is the State-owned railway company. It is managed by the Ministry of Motorways. Currently a route is being planned in the capital city of Avienta.
Avienta used to be swampland, however now it is a semi-forested area with suburban houses.
Pantanal is a marshy area, with a coast on the Salt River and Nuevo Eleusis Bay, it is heavily important for the Wendatian Coast Guard. The salt river is dotted with docks along it, which eventually leads to Lake St. Clair. Pantanal is also home to lots of wildlife, such as the Mute Swan, the Canada goose, and the national animal, the Great Blue Heron. Deer, Rabbits, and Red Winged Blackbirds are also present in Pantanal.
- A ^ Arabic is rarely used, with English and Spanish being more common.
- President Jonas Rhymer announces official recognition of Artsakh, Jonas Rhymer. Retrieved 15 November 2020 1:50 AM EST.
- Wendatia recognizes Coordination Council as legitimate government of Belarus, Jonas Rhymer. Retrieved 15 November 2020 1:52 AM EST.
- Mutual Recognition Treaty between the Great States of O'Duighan and the Republic of Wendatia, Jonas Rhymer. Retrieved 19 November 2020 11:22 AM EST.