Re: Cardassian society - enforcement or preference?
You can even take an issue with the Federation for violating basic individual rights, like;
--not allowing women to attain the rank of captain, blatant legalized sexism.
I'd be more likely to believe that if the character who said it in the episode wasn't a batshit insane lunatic.
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