Re: Monarchy within the Federation.
Ardana in The Cloud Minders defiantly had a caste based system and it was very discriminatory yet the planet was a Federation member.
Did anyone even know about the situation with the Troglytes until Kirk and crew showed up there?
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Two men out and three men on
Nowhere to look but inside
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