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Editorial | Don’t let Chadwick Boseman’s accomplishments perpetuate ableism

Chadwick Boseman died Friday after a four-year battle with colon cancer.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

August 31, 2020

We shouldn’t turn Boseman and his legacy into a standard against which to compare others — to do so would only perpetuate an ableist mindset that exists in our society.

Black Panther revitalizes the stagnant superhero genre

Chadwick Boseman stars in

By Vikram Sundar | For The Pitt News

February 20, 2018

Director Ryan Coogler enters new territory with “Black Panther,” peeling back old layers of the formulaic superhero narrative to reveal fresh and exciting elements rarely seen in the genre. Following the enormous box office success of Marvel’s latest entries — “Guardians of the Galaxy Vo...

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