At least protesting in Canada doesn't get you executed. Protesting in the Galactic Empire... deadly. Although only if the powers that be can figure out which stormtroopers are responsible! Sometimes those helmets come in really useful.
Couple of word errors, intentional or not - of for off, and empirical instead of imperial.
What kind of conspiracy did they think up for the Death Star's destruction. Did the Botham spies get the blueprints from the Emperor? After all, he admits in ROTJ that he leaked info on the new Death Star.