alright, this is my half of the art trade with @valarauco-6!! this is late, it looks gross and i’m a terrible wife :^)
From the linked Moana post: "DISNEY SHOULDN’T HAVE TOUCHED MAUI/THE SOUTH PACIFIC IN THE FIRST PLACE!" Okay, I'm probably just dense, but what are they supposed to do then? They get all this (deserved) grief for almost only having white characters, but when they branch out, this is the response? Almost seems like a catch-22: "So if we don't include them, we are guilty of erasure, but if we DO include them, we are guilty of appropriation?"