August 2014 archive

Boldly Speculating: A Brief History of the Klingon Empire’s political structure

Even as their empire expanded to the stars, the Klingons have maintained a feudal social structure. Under such an arrangement, each of the Great Houses are represented on the Klingon High Council. Such a government structure is far from a representative democracy, as only the interests of the highest social class are represented. As a …

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