by Zero Hedge
Controversy has erupted over a Hollywood double-standard, after two stars of Disney+’s The Mandalorianmade Nazi and Holocaust analogies, for which Lucasfilm fired the conservative one.
In the first instance, Mandalorian star Pedro Pascal made a now-deleted Instagram post in November likening Trump supporters losing the 2020 election to the Confederacy and Nazi Germany losing in 1865 and 1945.
In June of 2018, Pascal compared Jews in a Nazi concentration camp to ‘children in cages’ using a 2010
photo of Palestinian children waiting to be fed at a soup kitchen.
Yet, this week Mandalorian actress Gina Carano – who played former Rebel Alliance soldierCara Dune – was fired from the show and dropped by her agency after she shared a TikTok post comparing the current divided political climate to the treatment of Jewish people in pre-WWII Germany, saying that “the government first made their own neighbors hate them simply for being Jews.”
“Jews were beaten in the streets, not by Nazi soldiers but by their neighbors…even by children. Because history is edited, most people today don’t realize that to get to the point where Nazi soldiers could easily round up thousands of Jews, the government first made their own neighbors hate them simply for being Jews. How is that any different from hating someone for their political views”
Carano previously drew criticism for mocking pronouns, putting “boop/bop/beep” in her Twitter bio.