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Empires cannot and will not hold the enforcers of their rule liable for the action(s) needed to enforce their rule.

Unless there's a damn good reason!  See: Scapegoats of the Empire by Edward Witton.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Mon Jan 6th, 2020 at 07:06:56 PM EST
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