The FCA makes no sense

Discussion in 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' started by JirinPanthosa, Mar 25, 2014.

  1. PhoenixClass

    PhoenixClass Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Aug 16, 2013
    Interesting analogy. I never thought of the FCA that way.
  2. Mr. Laser Beam

    Mr. Laser Beam Fleet Admiral Admiral

    May 10, 2005
    The visitor's bullpen
    Quite true. In an anarchy, there would be so much chaos that there would not likely be any group strong or rich enough to buy weapons from the Ferengi (if there were, they'd take over and become the government). You can't sell weapons to a disorganized mob.
  3. Sci

    Sci Admiral Admiral

    Mar 2, 2002
    Montgomery County, State of Maryland
    Indeed, businesses require the stability an effective government provides in order to profit. For that matter, it's not like there's anything particularly incompatible between capitalism and dictatorship. Just ask Pinochet.