Patrick Stewart has been a longtime advocate on the subject of violence against women, and often spoken out strongly on the subject, perhaps most notably at Amnesty International.
At of all places, Comicpalooza 2013, he was asked the kind of question you don't tend to get at a convention like Comicpalooza. This is his eloquent, touching, moving answer.
If you liked Patrick Stewart before, you will likely now admire him. If you were never a particular fan, you might be giving him a second thought.
This video was posted by the woman who asked the question. Stay to the end to see what she's wearing, which adds a heartfelt turn to it all.
Robert J. Elisberg is a political commentator, screenwriter, novelist, tech writer and also some other things that I just tend to keep forgetting.
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