They were so powerful, they wrote the laws to benefit themselves. They got away with everything because they banked on us, all of us, to trust the system. That was our vulnerability, and they took advantage of it.
The Empire improves every system it touches. Judge by any metric. Safety, prosperity, trade, opportunity, peace.
Forget the system. Arrests lead to indictments. And indictments lead to pleas. There’s always a bigger fish, a bigger angle. A slap on the wrist. Boom. Right back in business. I ain’t going for that.