I'm a well read grad student who's bluntly honest about all things, although I try to be most honest about myself.
As Picard continues to plan his coup, he recruits Riker and La Forge recruits Dr. Leah Brahms because he needs her to get inside the Enterprise. Picard may not agree, but he might: he needs her to get to the Enterprise, too, after all.
Data and Barclay try to figure out how to get the loyalists to The Enterprise, as well.
It's amazing, and the art is just gorgeous. The artist nails every single actor. It's painterly and I love this art, as well as the writing.