Re: Difference Between Earth Starfleet and the UESPA?
^That was certainly the feeling I always got from the shows. I always thought that the way that they talked about it and handled things in different episodes made it seem more like an alliance of worlds, rather than one big nation itself.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it is not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance. - Terry Pratchett, Equal Rites