Battlestar Galactica at the UN

In a case of real-life imitating art, Newsarama reports on an event held at the UN wherein David Eick, Mary McDonnell and Edward James Olmos appeared on a panel chaired by Whoopi Goldberg to discuss issues affecting our world such as terrorism and human rights, and how Galactica has challenged its viewers to think about them.

The stand out moment is undoubtedly Edward James Olmos’ passionate speech about the use of the word “race”:

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