Dr. Martin Luther King http://kalw.org en Turnstyle: How Dr. King changed the course of Star Trek history http://kalw.org/post/turnstyle-how-dr-king-changed-course-star-trek-history-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., </span><a href="http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=stanning" style="line-height: 1.5;">stanning</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Nichelle Nichols, was instrumental in ensuring that the actress continued to play Lt. Uhura on Star Trek just as she was considering leaving television for Broadway.</span></p><p></p> Sun, 20 Jan 2013 20:00:00 +0000 Nishat Kurwa 21943 at http://kalw.org Turnstyle: How Dr. King changed the course of Star Trek history