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Racism, The Hunger Games, & Social Networking

Has everyone seen the disgusting racist comments that have been cycling through the social space since last week’s Hunger Games movie premiere? Apparently, people are upset about casting choices that actually reflected Suzanne Collins’ descriptions in the novel. People who tweet that because Rue was black in the movie her death wasn’t as sad should be embarrassed for having such thoughts — let alone sharing them with the world. And that’s the main thought I was left with when I’d […]

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