Mai and Cassim: Moral Ambiguity vs. Moral Apathy

Fresh off this post, I thought I’d do a quick comparison of how to do moral ambiguity in an impossible situation, vs. how not to do it. For this, I’m going to compare Mai from Avatar: The Last Airbender to Cassim from Aladdin and the King of Thieves. Cassim demonstrates moral ambiguity, while Mai demonstrates moral apathy.

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