November 22, 2013

COMMENTARY: Muslim superhero Kamala Khan is no match for real-life Islamophobia

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This coming January, Marvel Comics will launch the new monthly Ms. Marvel debuting as part of the Company’s popular All-New Marvel NOW! initiative. Photo courtesy of Sara Pichelli, Marvel Comics

This coming January, Marvel Comics will launch the new monthly Ms. Marvel debuting as part of the Company’s popular All-New Marvel NOW! initiative. Photo courtesy of Sara Pichelli, Marvel Comics

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NEW YORK (RNS) Kamala Khan may make a few people think that Muslims can be heroes as well as villains, but vanquishing anti-Muslim prejudice will take a more sustained and energetic effort by Khan’s human counterparts.