DC Comics' HHM Error Reflects a Larger Issue in Latinx Marketing

Carelessness toward Hispanic fans and creators is all too common when compared to the multicultural landscape

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In recent months, there has been a great deal of discussion about the progress of diverse representation in entertainment, in particular within fictional genres including sci-fi, superheroes and fantasy. At times, this public discussion on progress has come to feel like a pendulum, moving back and forth between the forward swings of creative new stories that incorporate diverse experiences and the backward swings ranging from stereotypes to erasure.