Hunger Games

Why Do Social Justice Nerds Love The Hunger Games? We Ask 'Em

by Channing Kennedy on Mar 30, 2012 8:57AM

We've heard a lot about the racist tweets complaining about black actors being cast in The Hunger Games. But the series also has a devoted fanbase of folks with smart race politics. We ask them what they like.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Hunger Games

A Note on Whitewashing, and Honest Storytelling

by Rinku Sen on Apr 12, 2011 10:23AM

A 2004 essay by science fiction legend Ursula K. Le Guin is required reading for this discussion.

Topics: Movement, Arts & Culture, Hunger Games