Star Trek and Morality Redux

OK, veering off into complete and total nerd terroritory here, there’s an interesting article in Tech Central Station on some of the moral and ethical dilemmas explored in Enterprise, specifically the episode entitled "Dear Doctor". While many people have a low opinion of Star Trek as being little more than escapist space opera, the show is often deeper than it appears. (Although the politics of Star Trek are generally way out in left field…)