Disney Star Wars Hates Racism Except When They Use It to Sell Tickets


Posted: Jun 14, 2022 12:01 AM

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In case massive inflation, impossible home prices, the disastrous Afghanistan pullout, and literal war in Europe weren’t enough, there’s an even bigger problem that’s now beset us. Are you ready for it? 

Racist Star Wars fans!

For those who may have missed it, Disney+ recently premiered the long-awaited Obi-Wan Kenobi mini-series, yet more content to slake the unending thirst of the modern content-consumer. It features a host of characters, old and new, to add to the galaxy of heroes and villains that generations have fallen in love with!

But apparently there has been a lot of “hate” from online trolls for Moses Ingram, a black woman who portrays the series’ main antagonist.

Pushback against racism has been dramatic, with articles of support coming from EssenceVarietyThe Washington Post, and many others. Cast star Ewan McGregor posted a video denouncing all the racist trolls. 

So many from so many different corners of the world rallied around Ingram so quickly that it seemed … like it was pre-arranged. 

Now, we don’t know

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