There is civil war, the bureaucracy is too slow or overwhelmed, corruption is flourishing and Parliament is lost in endless debates. Democracy cries out for a strong man. “In order to continue to guarantee general security and stability, the republic will be transformed into the first galactic empire for the benefit and benefit of a stable and secure society,” explains the future dictator. The view goes to an unmanageable mass of enthusiastically approving parliamentarians. A critical voice can only be heard very softly: “This is how the freedom that is at the center of the plot of the Star Wars film” Revenge of the Sith “, which was released in May 2005, begins.
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