Daredevil’s treatment of Asian characters is still racist

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In fandom, there’s this saying that “you can still enjoy something while finding parts of it problematic”. But sometimes the reverse is true as well, and something is so problematic for me that I just can’t enjoy the rest of the story anymore. Daredevil is a prime example of how stupid, backwards, preventable racism can ruin a whole story. Because for some unfathomable reason, Daredevil Season 2 starts out with a good villain and a relevant moral conflict. But halfway through, the show goes completely off-track by throwing in stereotypical ninjas and a mystical plot that never gets explained properly and even muddles the moral conflict from before!

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