The Stormtrooper Paradox

by: Pop Culture Detective     Published on: 30 January 2017

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Help me make more videos! Force Awakens does what no other movie in the long running Star Wars franchise has even done before: it humanizes Stormtroopers. Strangely the filmmakers seem unaware of the rather profound implications their new narrative has for the rest of their cinematic universe.A full text transcript coming soon.PATREONThis video was made possible by support from viewers like you! If you’d like to see more videos focusing on the intersections of entertainment, politics and masculinity, please head over to my Patreon page and help fund this web series: you'd rather make a one-time donation you can do that via PayPal: comments are held for approval due to harassment of this channel. If you would like to participate in constructive online conversations about this video, please share it on your social media networks, or join other supporters on Patreon, where backers-only discussion threads are provided for each new video. USEAll multimedia clips included in this video constitute a 'fair use' of any copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of U.S. Copyright law, which allows for criticism, comment and scholarship. Learn more about fair use with this awesome app by New Media Rights! Jonathan McIntoshMotion Graphics: Jonathan McIntoshLogo Design: Justin McIntosh Music: Jonathan Mann us caption & translate this video!