Re: Gotta admit, Earth Starfleet Command's not very diverse
Science got rid of hunger and supposedly the knowing we are not alone in the universe got rid of war.
Personally I think the MU response to first contact is more likely.
This would explain why Starfleet is so western oriented if it was Americans who killed the Vulcans, stole their technology and 'united' the world.
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