Tarkin Says Alien Parents Need To Teach Their Children To Respect Stormtroopers
Victim-blaming at its finest.
Governor Wilhuff Tarkin thinks Rebels need to worry less about stormtrooper
violence and more about teaching their children to respect stormtroopers and
In light of the
killings of five Imperial officers on Sallad last week, Tarkin went off on the Rebel
Lives Matter movement. He called the slogan “inherently specieist” and “anti-Imperial,”
while neglecting statistics that show rebels are disproportionately targeted by
“There’s too much
violence in alien community,” he said. “[I]f you want to deal with this on the alien
side, you’ve got to teach your children to be respectful to stormtroopers and
you’ve got to teach your children that the real danger to them is not the
stormtroopers; the real danger to them, 99 out of 100 times, 9,900 out of 1,000
times, are other alien kids who are gonna kill them. That’s the way they’re
It needs to be said.