Nostalgia for Absolution
Homeworld: Idaios is an Oligarchy disguised as a Representative Republic. The Superwealthy and Megacorporations run the show with the citizenry participating in Elections once ever few years to preserve the illusion of Freedom and Control.
The Exchange is one of the major players in the politics of the world, though their own internal power struggles prevents them from being as influential as one of the Megas.
“Cheerful” Hill was a junior Enforcer working his way up the ranks when his bosses boss became “a liability” to someone higher up the chain. In the resulting Purge, he managed to get off-world before being black bagged. Now, he’s freelancing on the lesser developed worlds.