Black Panther and Black Lightning making waves

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WASHINGTON DC.   Marvel Comics latest blockbuster, Black Panther is changing the way audience view blacks as super heroes. before Black Panther, there were limited opportunities for audience to see a hero with super powers that rivals that of Batman and Superman. With the release of Black Panther, all that has changed.

The film is loaded with symbolism, depicting Africans in a highly advanced society with women in some of the strongest roles, symbolistic of gender equality. the symbolism goes on and on.

Black Panther and Black Lightning have a lot in common. they both are fighting to save their respective communities, Both have strong women characters and  both are attracting lots of attention and positive reviews, an indication that black super heroes is an idea that is here to stay.

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