• A Marvel comic writer apologized after a Miles Morales story received backlash over racial stereotypes

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." Sony Pictures Animation
    Comics writer Yehudi Mercado apologized after a Marvel comic faced criticism for depicting racial stereotypes.
    In the comic, Miles Morales refers to Thor's home world as "the hood," for instance.
    Yehudi promised to donate his payment for the comic to a New York City charity.
    A comic-book writer apologized after a story he wrote faced online backlash from fans over racial stereotypes. The writer, Yehudi Mercado, wrote the latest issue of the Marvel series "What If?... Miles Morales," which was drawn by the artists Luigi Zagaria...
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