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Ghost in the Shell Whitewashing Controversy – Scarlett Johansson Speaks

Whitewashing is a serious issue currently at the forefront of the Hollywood zeitgeist. Film makers, casting directors and actors alike have been heavily criticised for the racially insensitive depictions of non-Caucasian source material. Scarlett Johansson is the latest actor to be at the centre of this particular controversy. It follows her casting as protagonist Motoko […]

The Story of Darren Hunt

A few days ago an article caught my attention that brought angry tears to my eyes. Yet again  it was a case of police brutality in America but this particular incident struck a little closer to home for me personally and for the cosplay community. Twenty-two year old Darren Hunt, resident in the city of […]