Re: Scotty and his military comment
If there are Federation MACO's, why is it Starfleet holding ground installations?
There is no proof other than six-hundred episodes that Starfleet is the military. If those don't sway you, then nothing will.
"If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are." - Jean-Luc Picard, "Encounter at Farpoint"