From: Star Trek: The Original Series

Caption: Ekosians

Star Trek: The Original Series

Episode: TOS 052 - Patterns of Force

Planet: Ekos. A humanoid race at war with a neighboring planet, Zeon. Ekosian society was based on World War II-era Nazi Germany on Earth due to a miscalculation by a Federation cultural observer named John Gill. His intention was to teach the Ekosians a pattern of government based on Nazi-like efficiency, but with more compassionate principles. His efforts failed when power corrupted those in charge.

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