Fans of ABC’s excellent spy series Agent Carter were thrilled to learn it's been renewed for a second season
. But while the show deserves lots of praise for being the first female-led project in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, many are asking for more racial diversity next season too. Fans are now using the #DiversifyAgentCarter hashtag to celebrate the real-life women of color who could easily fit into the 1940s-set series without sacrificing “historical accuracy.”
Some of the tweets are collected below and you can find more in the #DiversifyAgentCarter hashtag.
I previously wrote about the show’s strength and weaknesses as well as one natural place for a leading character of color over at The A.V. Club.
The text of the proposed legislation has not been released.
“YouTube is disabling all comments on videos featuring young children as it attempts to head off an organised ring of paedophiles who were using its site to trade clips of young girls in states of undress,” says the Guardian’s Alex Hern.
The company says 190 employees in Santa Clara and Sunnyvale, CA will lose their jobs.
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