The Colorful World of Encanto
Story by: Shifa Shaikh
Image courtesy of: The New York Times
Picture this: an enchanted, mystical haven tucked away in the mountains of Colombia, home to a gifted family and charming Casita and where no one has the nerve to talk about Bruno. Every soul except for Mirabel Madrigal, that is.
The Power of Black Representation
Photo source: Inspirations Magazine
When minorities are pushed to the front of a sci-fi story and given the cool powers, ambitious (and satisfyingly unrealistic) love story, and hero’s journey, it allows them to think beyond the sad reality.
I Watched “Music” So You Don’t Have To
After seeing numerous autistic youtubers and autism advocacy organizations condemning the film Music, a nagging curiosity finally led me to watch it for myself — and after a painful 1 hour and 47 minutes, I wish I hadn’t.
Representation in Media: Diversity Wins
The importance of diverse protagonists explained.