Gina Carano, who plays a feminist badass warrior in the Star Wars franchise, The Mandalorian, which is showing on Disney+, has been fired for supposedly “abhorrent” social media posts.
Lucasfilm and Disney+ have permanently banned Gina Carano to the dark side, and she also was dropped by talent agency UTA.
Variety reports a representative from Lucasfilm, owned by George Lucas, said Carano’s “social media posts denigrating people based on their cultural and religious identities are abhorrent and unacceptable.”
Upon inspection, her posts reflect fairly mainstream conservative thought with a hint of satire and hyperbole.
“In time, the suffering of your people will persuade you to see our point of view.” – George Lucas, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.
The final straw, apparently, was a post questioning what many see as the on-going cancel-culture vilification of conservative speech.
Carano said the precursor to the Holocaust was a campaign by the German government to make average Germans hate Jews. She said neighbors beat Jews before the Nazis rounded them up. “How is that any different from hating someone for their political views?” she asked.
This question may seem naïve but is it a ‘you are now doomed to wander the galaxy forever without shoes” kind of offense?Continue reading “Feminist Badass Actress in Star Wars Banished For Not Being One With ‘The Force’”