On Monday, 22 days ahead of the midterm elections, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren released a heartfelt, five-minute video about her family heritage. In it, she visited her hometown of Norman, Oklahoma, where she and her brothers condemned Donald Trump’s racist nickname for her, Pocahontas. Then Warren leaned into…
The families of Navajo Code Talkers, the World War II veterans whose code breaking skills helped the US win the war, are predictably pissed off that White House squatter Donald Trump used a racial slur targeting Native Americans, in a ceremony honoring Native Americans.
A singing sensation who goes by the name Paint sings about the realities of life for Ariel, Jasmine, Belle, and Pocahontas — and it isn't pretty. Belle's verses are classic — PETA would totally be after her creepy animal loving ass. But the charges laid on me! about beastiality! could get me thrown in a cell!
It's not entirely a secret that there are several similarities between Avatar and Pocahontas (thanks mostly to the "noble savage" trope), but this mashup proves just how interchangeable the plots of both films really are.