Sleep, You hungry people, sleep! The gods of food watch over you. Sleep, if you are not satiated by wakefulness, then sleep shall fill you. Sleep, with thoughts of smooth-as butter-promises, mingled with words as sweet as honey. Sleep, and enjoy the best of health. What a fine thing is sleep for the wretched. Sleep till the resurrection morning then it will be time enough to rise. Sleep in the swamps surging with silty waters. Sleep to the tune of mosquitoes humming, as if it were the crooning of doves. Sleep to the echo of long speeches by great and eminent power politicians. Sleep, you hungry people sleep. For sleep is one of the blessings of peace. It is stupid for you to rise, sowing discord where harmony reigns. Sleep, for the reform of corruption simply consists in your sleeping on. Sleep, you hungry people, sleep! Don’t cut off others’ livelihood. Sleep, your skin cannot endure the shower of sharp arrows when you wake. Sleep, for the yards of jail houses are all teeming with violent death, and you are the more in need of rest after the harshness of oppression. Sleep, and the leaders will find ease from a sickness that has no cure. - Muhammad al-Jawahiri
you people have absolutely no critical thinking skills
one is a disrespectful, extremely inaccurate and highly romanticized and steteotyped ‘interpretation’ of native american imagery, appropriated to serve as a novel, kitschy piece of native culture that for white people to consume and use as they please, while actual native americans are having their culture, languages and land stolen from them.
the other is a fictional comic book character, playing a fictional race of peoples, that is loosely based on norse myth. without Idris playing that role, the entire population of asgard would have been as pale as the driven snow. this is a film meant for a modern, global audience but you want less PoC in it? and if you’re going to argue that it would have been ‘historically accurate’ for all norse gods to be white then you can go throw yourself into a pile of horse shit because the idea that anything in the Thor movies or comics is ‘historically accurate’ is extremely ludicrous.
so you can all stop with the inane comparisons now and go back to eating your mayo and crackers or whatever it is white people do when they’re not screwing over other races.
You people have absolutely no critical thinking critical thinking skills.
One is a disrespectful, extremely inaccurate and highly romanticized ‘interpretation’ of a norse god, appropriated to serve as a novel, kitschy piece of norse culture for Pickers of Cotton to use as entertainment as they please while northern europeans are having their culture, nations and women raped by immigrants.
The other is a costume made for children to wear on halloween that is loosely based on old American Indian clothing.
So you can stop with the inane complaining now and go back to eating fried chicken and watermelon or whatever it is black people do when they’re not sponging off of the achievements of other races.
Don’t you love it when racists prove your point for you and look like absolutely the most deplorable kind of human trash while doing so?
They also made Hogun an East Asian man, but I see everybody wanna come for the Black folks who get any type of screen time.
Like antiblackness is so fucking real.