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Patrick Stewart Gives Eloquent Response to a Fan’s Question

June 26, 2013

What does Star Trek’s Captain Jean-Luc Picard have to say about Domestic Violence?  At Comic Palooza 2013 (an annual comic book, science fiction, and pop culture convention), a brave fan asks Sir Patrick Stewart a question about domestic violence.  His response is passionate and moving.  He eloquently describes his experience of domestic violence, growing up, and the tragic consequences to women, children and men who are caught in the spiral of violence. Watch his response at the link below:

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