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.
"But here you are, in the ninth
Two men out and three men on
Nowhere to look but inside
Where we all respond to PRESSURE!" - Billy Joel