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Old June 6 2014, 09:38 PM   #130
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Re: The racist legacy of Star Trek

HIjol wrote: View Post
Uhura: Any number of listings (I personally read the first 10) when I Googled "did MLK and Nichelle have a conversation?"...they most certainly did...just like she said...and, I also learned that there was a "black/white"'romance story line with her when she was in "The Lieutenants" that was not allowed to air because of the time and the content...Roddenberry was later quoted as lamenting this, and being determined to make Star Trek as diverse as he was possibly able...
It's probably a myth that the episode in question, "To Set It Right", was not aired. According to IMDB it premiered on Feb 22, 1964, and is also listed on the website TV Tango on that date and at 8pm.
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0631555/...?ref_=tt_dt_dt
http://www.tvtango.com/listings?
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