Can we please stop pretending that any of us have any morals whatsoever? You're only fooling the stupid people.
I was worried when Karma started blathering about morals. I always thought that was a silly decision, and I think the "ex-Hegemony" all of a sudden becoming "moralist" after that war bears that out. People whine about morals when it suits their interests, and ignore them when it doesn't. We're like real life that way.
So yeah, that's all I've got.
Will people stop bloody throwing this term about every time someone sneezes? MK et all are not some sort of new hegemonic power with its tentacles in everything, controlling the world. You can see this in the Athens/Ni! incident and the aborted Worst War Ever; that particular side of the web is not at this time strong enough to absolutely impose its will on the rest of the game, as the treaty blob that formed around Q was once able to do. I'll grant you that they may possess such power when the