This triangle is an interesting twist on colonialism and the Cold War power structure...
No matter how noble our intentions, we must prove ourselves again and again.
Spock in "The Galileo Seven" is less like Captain Bligh and more reminiscent of the best and the brightest...
"I've already had as much shore leave as I care for."
Governments paint their enemies in broad brushstrokes and make war for mystifying reasons...
The prosecution of war crimes doesn't end with the complex matters of identifying the crimes and those who committed them.
Spock is the central character of "The Menagerie," and it's Spock who demonstrates Star Trek's recurring theme of sacrifice.
The episode's premise is simple and a stark demonstration of our whole reason for being here: exploration.
Compassion is an agreement that we're all equal.
"I wouldn't examine that dream too closely..."