NYCC ’16 Racism: Peter David Anti-Rromani Statements at X-Men LGBTQ Panel

Reblogged from RomaPop:

On October 6, 2016, RomaPop addressed the issue of Roma representa-tion in Marvel comic books during a panel titled ” X-Traordinary : LGBT X-Men Characters discussing issues inclusiveness, representation, and portrayals during the New York Comic-Con.

In response to our question, Peter David American writer of comic books, novels, television, movies and video games responded with an anti-Roma statement in an attempt to justify the stereotypical portrayal of Roma in Comic books. See the full statement below: