Our general feeling always was that making the Gold/Bronze divide still be the primary political divide of the Sidereals was really dumb. It's been a thousand years in which there's been like ten Solars going around. There HAVE to be a ton of issues that divide the Sidereals into camps that are far more relevant to the newer generations of Sidereals.

And even with Solars coming back, we always thought that the camps formed wouldn't be that clean "DB bad Solars good" "DB good Solars bad" kind of thing that seems often implied. Like, the books have traditionally...