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Harkan's Short Political Career Print

Source: An Unfortunate End; Background info

In Harkan's final years, he became a vocal critic of current Amarr slavery techniques. Though still in favor of slave labor, Harkan argued that the Empire's reliance on old methods of control such as Vitoc were too limiting. His views were cemented after the Elder invasion, which saw millions of slaves violently rebelling after they were freed of their Vitoc dependency. Harkan left the public eye after an outburst against Empress Jamyl's emancipation of ninth generation slaves cost him the favor of local Holders.