Primarily religious alliance of United States and East African economic and military superpowers Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Katanga, Ethiopia, and Rwandurundi; general alliances with other Christian “crusader” states in sub-Saharan Africa (Biafra, Ghana, Sierra Leone, etc.).
Support human expansion on religious and economic grounds (African and American societies retain higher-than-replacement birth rates); contributed majority of hulls and personnel (and humanist ideological core) to war against Transhumanists.
Many “48%” colonies in First Ring systems. After Xu Rationalization, center of Bethlehem Group moved to New Providence (Procyon V).