The Problem of Pocahontas — The Flying Red Robot (REBLOG)

Since the inception of cinema, portrayals of Native Americans/Indians has generally been TERRIBLE. Even today, it’s still apparently hard for Hollywood to get it right, with 2015’s Pan refusing to cast or even consider a Native Actress to portray Tiger Lily and casting lily-white Rooney Mara in her place, and 2013’s The Lone Ranger claiming … Continue reading The Problem of Pocahontas — The Flying Red Robot (REBLOG)

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Kevin Hart and the betrayal of black LGBTQ+ people by straight black comedians — Media Diversified

Kevin Hart this month withdrew from hosting the 91st Academy Awards following the unearthing of past homophobic tweets and jokes. Jason Okundaye discusses the blacklash, the sense of betrayal and how for black LGBTQ+ people, it’s more than “just a joke” Content note: This article contains uncensored homophobic slurs, links to homophobic comedy videos and […] … Continue reading Kevin Hart and the betrayal of black LGBTQ+ people by straight black comedians — Media Diversified

Why Is “Educate Yourself!” Seen as a Controversial Statement?

If you can't take the "educate yourself " comments, get out of the social commentary kitchen.

How to Learn More about Feminism

Because it's not all about video game critics, YouTube drama, and Buzzfeed.