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UK Daily Telegraph – Hollywood accused of “whitewashing” over Prince of Persia film

UK Daily Telegraph – Hollywood accused of “whitewashing” over Prince of Persia film

The Daily Telegraph is the most widely circulated newspaper in the United Kingdom.  On May 28th, 2010, Nick Allen’s article, Hollywood accused of “whitewashing” over Prince of Persia film, included information on Racebending.com and our protest over the casting of The Last Airbender.   Hollywood accused of "whitewashing" over Prince of Persia film Hollywood is facing accu...
Associated Press & over 50 other media outlets – Critics: ‘Airbender’ & ‘Prince’ were ‘whitewashed’

Associated Press & over 50 other media outlets – Critics: ‘Airbender’ & ‘Prince’ were ‘whitewashed’

Associated Press writer Deepti Hajela’s article, Critics: ‘Airbender’ & ‘Prince’ were ‘whitewashed’ was picked up by several media outlets on May 25th, 2010. We’ve compiled a partial list below: MSNBC – featured article on Entertainment page. Yahoo – featured article on Movie News and Entertainment News pages. The Huffington Post Bo...
CBC Canada News – Last Airbender movie blasted for ‘whitewashing’

CBC Canada News – Last Airbender movie blasted for ‘whitewashing’

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) serves as the national public radio and television broadcaster in Canada and one of the main news sources in Canada.  CBC published a The Last Airbender centric article, taken from the Associated Press article, on the racebending controversy on May 25th:  Last Airbender movie blasted for ‘whitewashing’   Last Airbender movie blasted for &#...
Los Angeles Times – Hollywood whitewash? ‘Airbender’ and ‘Prince of Persia’ anger fans with ethnic casting

Los Angeles Times – Hollywood whitewash? ‘Airbender’ and ‘Prince of Persia’ anger fans with ethnic casting

Chris Lee’s cover story in the Sunday’s Los Angeles Times Calendar section featured interviews from critics of Prince of Persia, The Last Airbender and representatives of the films’ respective studios. Hollywood whitewash? ‘Airbender’ and ‘Prince of Persia’ anger fans with ethnic casting Hollywood whitewash? ‘Airbender’ and ‘Prince of Pe...
Yellowface: A Story in Pictures

Yellowface: A Story in Pictures

The following article was written by Racebending contributor Michelle I. We thank for her detailed research on the subject of yellowface. Here we include her original work, with minor revision and formatting changes for better integration with the Racebending site. Introduction Early 1900s: The Golden Age The 1930s: The Talkies The 1940s: World War II and Yellow Peril The 1950s: Post-War Americ...

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