Is BLACK PANTHER Nothing More Than a Celebration of Donald Trump’s “Make America Great Again” Agenda in Blackface?
From Marvel’s New Avengers #13
Can we count the ways Black Panther, as depicted in a recent Marvel comic, is nothing more than an extreme celebration of the nation-state?
- Xenophobia? Check.
- A big wall protecting Wakanda? Check.
- Racial homogeneity? Check.
- Isolationist? Check.
- Putting Wakandans First? Check.
- Anti-refugee/Anti-Intervention/Anti-Humanitarian? Check.
- Extreme meritocracy/Monarchy? Check.