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Star Trek Discovery Trailer Shows Final Frontier Feminist Friendly (see!) 2

Star Trek Discovery Trailer Shows Final Frontier Feminist Friendly (see!)

“Star Trek: Discovery” goes where only one other “Star Trek” series has gone before with a woman in a lead role. A new trailer for the CBS series features Sonequa Martin-Green as battled hardened First Officer Michael Burnham. Ok… she has a man’s name but she’s still a woman. The cast is rounded out by Michelle Yeoh, who plays Captain Philippa Georgiou of the Starship Shenzhou; Jason Isaacs who plays Captain Lorca of Discovery and James Frain as Spock’s father....
Star Trek's Mr. Sulu Details Tragedy of U.S. Internment Camps; He Lived It 4

Star Trek’s Mr. Sulu Details Tragedy of U.S. Internment Camps; He Lived It

George Takei, forever known as Mr. Sulu on the 1960s series “Star Trek,” is taking the Trump transition’s talk of World War II era internment camps personally. He was forced, with his family to live in one, calling it a horrifying experience. Takei warned citizens to prevent the government from using the idea as an “instrument of terror and division.”...
Leonard Nimoy, Known to Millions as Star Trek's Mr. Spock, Has Died at 83 6

Leonard Nimoy, Known to Millions as Star Trek’s Mr. Spock, Has Died at 83

Leonard Nimoy, known to millions of fans as Mr. Spock from the short-lived 1960s television show “Star Trek,” and a slew of “Star Trek” movies and reboots, died today at his his Bel Air home in Los Angeles after a long bout with a smoking-related disease. He was 83. Nimoy’s character, as well as the series, have become iconic. The original cast included: William Shatner as Capt. James T. Kirk, DeForest Kelley as Dr. McCoy, George Takei as Sulu, James Doohan, as chief engineer Scotty, Nichelle Nichols as Uhura and Walter Koenig as Chekov....