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Basic Trope: An Always Chaotic Evil group of (to the author at least) ideological Acceptable Targets as the antagonists.

  • Straight:
    • The entire Troperthian race want to bring everyone under their rule by force, have a Marxist-style economy, are big on collectivism and consider individuality a capital offence.
  • Exaggerated:
  • Downplayed:
    • They are a tyrannical government bigoted against a particular group or race.
  • Justified:
    • Some Anvils Need to Be Dropped (though this depends on the target and the nature of the critcism).
    • There are only so many different kinds of evil society possible, and Earth's history covers a pretty wide spectrum of them. The Troperthians were almost bound to resemble some evil human civilization.
    • The aliens visited Earth and were inspired by a particular creed.
    • This is an Alternate Future where a tyrannical institution managed to contact the aliens, who took up their ideology.
  • Inverted:
    • The aliens are benevolent protagonists who take their imagery and cues from a real-life ideology or creed (if not outright adapting the ideology themselves).
    • The aliens are ideologically moderate. Humanity has degenerated to one of its worst ideologies.
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  • Invoked: ???
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  • Defied: An effort is made to fight hatred and intolerance.
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