Yep--Jake's reflections on the Bureau in The Good That Men Do
notwithstanding--it is frankly laughable to assume that someone would be even capable of "wiping out" an organization like Section 31, organized as it is in the "cell"-like structure.
Still, I'd imagine 31 has to throw the Cabal a "bone," sooner or later--so they will think they've succeeded....
"The saying implies but does not name the effective agency of its supposed utopia.... 'Needs and abilities' are, of course, subjective. So the operative statement may be reduced to 'the State shall take, the State shall give'."