Sexism, Social Justice and Star Wars

An analysis of Rian Johnson’s problematic contribution to the Star Wars cannon, the divided reaction to Lucas Film’s embrace of diversity and social justice tropes and a closer examination of the one dimensional, stereotypical, tokenistic and downright terrible characters in the new saga.

 

Reflecting on a little known Han Solo adventure set immediately after Return of the Jedi which offers some significant insight into why his love affair with Leia didn’t last the distance.

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