The Coalition of Hathun: A political body made in response to threats from the outside. Neighbours often see them as greedy and opportunistic.
The Allied Outer Stars: An alliance made up of like-minded individuals and entrepreneurs. They are oft seen as being too smooth and optimistic.
The League of Saint Hashtaw: A group of zealots who are only interested in spreading the word of their God-Prophet, Saint Hashtaw.
The Inner Systems Alliance: A large alliance based upon co-existence with one another. They often try to defuse situations that the others start, to varying degrees of success.
The Council of Lakaan: A collection of peoples forced into a political and economical union.
Unaligned Peoples: All of those peoples who are not aligned to a multiracial political grouping.