Trump had painted a picture of a United States being mocked by the rest of the world for joining with them in the accord, agreed to by nearly 200 countries.
Takei responded on Trump’s favorite platform, Twitter:
Donald asks “At what point does America get demeaned? At what point do they start laughing at us?”
Literally, the moment you were elected.
— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) June 1, 2017
“I think every day of his tenure so far, and I think it’s going to be abbreviated, has been a disaster,” he said in April. “One chaos after another disaster.”