The Case Against The Jedi | Pop Culture Detective

The Case Against The Jedi Order

By Jonathan McIntosh Pop Culture Detective Agency

At their core George Lucas’s six Star Wars films are coming of age stories about boys becoming men. Both Luke and Anakin Skywalker are guided and shaped by the principles of the Jedi Order but buried within Jedi teachings we find some troubling and deeply unhealthy ideas about masculinity.

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