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Racism Cripples Imagination. That’s Why You’re Boycotting a Black Mermaid

Why a Black mermaid, a mythical creature, makes White people angry

Halle Bailey at 2022 Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards, April 2022 | Photo Credit | Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

When Disney announced Halle Bailey would play the leading role in The Little Mermaid in 2019, the white backlash was quick to follow. Now that millions of people have seen the movie trailer

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Allison Wiltz

Allison Wiltz

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