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Old September 11 2012, 01:37 AM   #11
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Re: Prime Directive problem with "Homeward"

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For all we know, it's the incident that led to the adoption of the Prime Directive as a counterreaction...
Like allowing an entire planet's civilization that is addicted to a drug just lose their means of acquiring? Sounds like that will result in the planet being plunged into chaos.
For a time. But eventually they'll realize they're not dying and begin putting their resources to other uses instead of supporting the Brekians.

In the long run, it'll be far more damaging to the Brekians than the Onarans.
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