Salvagers who work the car and computer dumps, scrappers have earned their name as much for their violent natures as their work.
Without means of electronic communication, Dalton residents have returned to handwritten letters and print papers for most of their contact with each other. Handwritten propaganda is also distributed by those seeking change.
After the War, people began turning to sustainable and practical farming methods as well as relying on the natural resources in the area.
Patrols are the Dalton police force, tasked with both keeping the peace inside the city and protecting it from outside forces.
The Citadel Academy is a specialized school training those who are intent on gaining high-level government postings.
After the war, Dalton residents needed to find local and natural means of cloth manufacturing and have developed a successful manufacturing industry for their population.
Em feels like the invisible member of her family and has retreated into her own world as a result.
A farm that began in the 1980s as an organic foods supplier for Rapid City became one of the most successful to survive the war.
Roof runners own the top of the Blue, but the streets are home to a similar network of children and young adults, the street fighters.
Escorts are legal Mixed prostitutes, often forced into a hard life by desperation. Many have found ways to try to support each other and make a difficult life a bit more bearable.