Palpatine Has Unlimited Power (Revenge Of The Sith)

Palpatine is the sith lord and a traitor to the government. Mace wants to kill him as he is too dangerous to be left alive. Anakin wants to let Palpatine live because he thinks Palpatine can help save his loved ones. Mace tells Anakin that Palpatine has control of the courts and senate and hasContinue reading “Palpatine Has Unlimited Power (Revenge Of The Sith)”

Palpatine Takes Over Government (Revenge Of The Sith)

Palpatine is explaining that the Jedi have a plan to take over the government and that he announces that the Republic will be reorganized as the Galactic Empire. As Palpatine takes over the government, Padme states “this is how liberty dies… with thunderous applause.” Historically, strong governments have relied on democracy and free market asContinue reading “Palpatine Takes Over Government (Revenge Of The Sith)”

Character Profile: Palpatine

Palpatine is a sith lord and antagonist in the original trilogy and makes appearances in “The Phantom Menace,” “Attack of the Clones,” “Revenge of the Sith,” “The Empire Strikes Back,” “Return of the Jedi,” “The Clone Wars,” “The Rise of Skywalker,” as well as multiple television series. Aliases: Senator Palpatine, Chancellor Palpatine, Emperor Palpatine, DarthContinue reading “Character Profile: Palpatine”

Palpatine and Sabé Discuss Government Lags (The Phantom Menace)

Senator Palpatine and the Sabé, who is thought to be Queen Padmé Amidala, discuss the lags in getting effective government policy, or the rules in place by a governmental body, passed. This is very similar to real governments around the world, that often have many stages in passing policy. Government Lag is the time betweenContinue reading “Palpatine and Sabé Discuss Government Lags (The Phantom Menace)”