It is no longer possible to ignore rampant chattel slavery, and other violations of the Sirius Convention, in HIP 17675. Whatever your personal beliefs on the institution of slavery, it is anathema to a democracy (such as this). No legitimate political party (in San, Ngalia or Vitri) has suggested otherwise. After numerous delays, and a 9-day filibuster by members of the Opposition Alliance, CEO Ollobrains now has congressional authorization to pursue total war against the Iapodes Blue Boys. Their non-human assets are forfeit; their human assets will be emancipated.