Why is Star fleet headquarters in San Francisco California, instead of New York city or Lyon France ? United Nations or Interpol represent international functions somewhat reflective of the Federation of Planets. San Francisco seems unlikely to be a historical and symbolic choice for the representation of unity of the earth. The UN and Interpol and it's geographical sites and purpose would serve as a better memory of Unity.

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