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15 Great Minority Characters in Sci-Fi

By Matt Heckler Jun 3, 2013

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Lt. Geordi LaForge: Star Trek, The Next Generation

LeVar Burton’s Geordi LaForge is one of the most genuinely awesome and likable characters in all of Star Trek. He’s the ship’s engineer and one of the smartest dudes around, and does it all in spite of being blind. Characters don’t get much cooler than Geordi.

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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