Treks & Voyages returns with my look at the Star Trek: The Next Generation Episode 'The Hunted' (Season 3, Episode 11)
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Star Trek The Next Generation‘The Hunted’Season 3, Episode 11Original Air Date: January 8, 1990
Over the course of my lifetime, here in the United States, the treatment of veterans who served in the military is seen as a big deal, hell it’s why President Trump’s pick of Dr. David Shulkin to run the Department of Veteran Affairs is seen as it is a big deal. Still in the world of Star Trek, the topic was only really brought up once with the Next Generation Episode ‘The Hunted’, which for me is one of that shows stronger episodes following the two rough seasons of the show.
For those who may not know, The Enterpise-D is visiting a planet who wants to join the Federation, and its discovered that during the world’s last great war, it took volunteers for military service and genetically and psychol…