Tex Arcane is some kind of nut. Everybody knows that the government is our friend.
"Main Core" is reserved seating on FEMA boxcars. These people are guaranteed a bunk in the re-education camps or at least a spot on the brick wall.
Trust government, they are like your parents except more offishal and edjamafacated. The citizens exist to serve them. They are mere cogs in a machine which can be replaced when judged defective.
The first Bolshevist coup in 1918 made a lot of mistakes but these guys have learned a lot from the feedback on that job. The second one will have far fewer glitches.