Conservative author Jack Posobiec drew unintentional laughs from people online when he suggested that Marvel creator Stan Lee would have disapproved of the direction MCU has taken, as Captain Marvel plays in the cinemas.
Taking to Twitter, he said:
Imagine if Stan Lee saw what they’ve turned the MCU into
@JackPosobiec He would be like ... https://t.co/t7HHdfupqw
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Another person reminded Posobiec that Lee had always dedicated his life to ensuring that Marvel was inclusive of everyone
Speaking about Marvel's legacy, Lee once said:
Marvel has always been and always been a reflection of the world right outside out window. That world may change and evolve but the one thing that will never change is the way we tell our stories of heroism.
Those stories have room for everyone, regardless of their race, gender, religion or colour of their skin.
The only things we don’t have room for are hatred, intolerance and bigotry.
And there is also the fact that Marvel has a history of tackling social and political issues like Nazism, war, poverty and racism.
@JackPosobiec Also, Marvel Comics, under the direction of Stan Lee, and long after his storied tenure, have tackled… https://t.co/4prcr7MiPR