Re: Grace Whitney (Rand) and Gates McFadden (Crusher) mistreated?
It's more disappointing that she and Majel weren't given more to do in the later movies, which ties directly into them being left out of the recent reboot.
Well, Majel was the computer voice and Nurse Chapel is mentioned but not seen.
"...the most elementary and valuable statement in science, the beginning of wisdom, is I do not know." - Lt. Commander Data, "Where Silence Has Lease"