when you want trans representation on a series that spans 5 series and nearly 13 films but all you get is one episode that has vague parallels from aliens feeling outside the predetermined single gender of their species and then the alien being forcibly made to think that they were really sick all along and just needed to be cured and the federation just going  ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ when it was clear abuse

Goodnight! Tonight’s Star Trek fact is the guy who violated everything in the Temporal Directive to help the Suliban deal with humans (aka “Future Guy”) was said by Braga to be “Jonathan Archer “trying to correct history” and repair a corrupt future by influencing his younger self.” This was to be revealed in the fifth season, which was never made.