Story summary.Star-faring humanity has a revolution sweeping through Sol. A group of human passengers aboard a ship headed for Sol & discussing the revolution will draw in an alien, a Hronan, to the group. Alien will tell them of other revolutions elsewhere, & why the current revolution of Sol was "inevitable"...
Fact sheet.First published: Analog, April 2012.
Added to my "best of 2012" list.