In humanity's distant future, two interstellar states - the monarchic Galactic Empire and the democratic Free Planets Alliance - are embroiled in a never-ending war. The story focuses on the exploits of rivals Reinhard von Müsel and Yang Wen Li as they rise to power and fame in the Galactic Empire and the Free Planets Alliance. None of this content has been officially released in the English language. However, fan translations of the anime to English are available. A new anime is in production right now too.
Admiral Alexander Bucock (episode 53)
This is the truth. Exchange alliance for western civilization, Amlitzer for the war on terror, and there you have it: Our reality.
Another quote from the next episode of a meeting of two great characters in this series whose names will be ommitted to not spoil anything:
"I only offer a counterpoint to your ideology. I believe that an ideology, seen from another side, must give rise to a counter-ideology. I merely point out that such a counterpoint must exist."
"So no ideology is supreme and no ideology stands alone? Is that your conviction?"
"No, that's just what I was thinking, I wouldn't call it a conviction."
And a clip (minor spoilers) how government works