Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Voyager came to air, fans created the "Voyager Visibility Project" in an effort to persuade the series to have one of its crew-members established as having a gay or bisexual orientation. Most notably, Lt. Main topics. Back to IndieWire. It is uncertain whether there is some truth in the original rumor that Lt.
A lot of storylines revolve around Picard having to deal with other captains or other admirals who are doing shady things.
Thankfully, there are no longer just two in the main cast, but here, again, we see Discovery both succeed and falter in providing good queer representation. The "lesbian" kiss as a symbol was chosen just to emphasize the nature of the taboo to present-day viewers, playing with the still existing homophobia. It was absolutely awful, and we were hysterical and ecstatic.
I think Beverly is not even primarily baffled due to any sort of homophobia and the prospect of a lesbian liaison but it is Odan's alien nature that ultimately repels her.