Say what you want about avatar, but at least it has multiple examples of the avatar being women and/or PoC, unlike a certain other show with a reincarnating character who somehow is always a white guy.
Let’s not forget that Twilight also cast ACTUAL Native Americans for the werewolves.
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I want to call bullshit but I can’t take that chance
People who were in their 70’s when Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon grew up with trains and horses as transportation. Just imagine what kind of things we will experience in the future.
This is mind blowing. I read that Neil Armstrong was 17 years old when the last Wright brother died.
It’s unbelievable how quickly aerospace technology progressed in the 20th century. At the 1959 press conference that introduced the Mercury astronauts to America, Wally Schirra said he joined NASA because of the enormous strides made in the first fifty years of aerospace technology, and that he was looking forward to seeing and influencing the next fifty. It’s astounding to realize that there were only 55 years between the Wright Brothers’ first flight and the selection of the first American astronauts.
“Forty percent of Muslims say they have a college degree or more, compared to the 29 percent of Americans overall. Muslim women in America… are statistically likely as Muslim men to hold college or postgraduate degrees. Muslim women also report monthly household incomes more or nearly equal to men’s, compared to women and men in other faith groups.”—
Dr. John Esposito, The Future of Islam
Because we’re oppressed, right?
Because we’re married young and just have babies, right?
Because we’re subjected to a patriarchal faith, right?