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Disney Embraces Drag Queens: Marvel Studios ‘Ironheart’ Casts ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Star Shea Coulee

The Walt Disney Co. swore to devote itself to radical LGBTQ activism, and the company continues to make good on that ominous promise. Marvel Studios has reportedly cast “RuPaul’s Drag Race” star Shea Couleé in its upcoming Disney+ series “Ironheart” — the latest indicator that the studio is making drag culture a prominent component of its entertainment for children.

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Disney+, Hulu, ESPN, Pixar, Disney Parks Protest Anti-Grooming Laws amid Disney Walkout

Disney+, Hulu, ESPN, Pixar, and Disney Parks are protesting anti-grooming laws amid Walt Disney Co. employees at corporate locations across the U.S. walking out of their offices in attempt to force the company to fight Don’t-Groom-Kids laws, such as the Florida bill that restricts the teaching of sexuality and transgenderism to kids in kindergarten through third grade.

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Disney-Owned Marvel Studios Says Don’t-Groom-Kids Laws ‘Infringe on Basic Human Rights of the LGBTQIA+ Community’

Marvel Studios, which is owned by Disney, released a statement on Tuesday saying it denounces “ALL” of what it called anti-LGBTQ laws. The missive comes after Disney employees revolted over the company and Chairman Bob Chapek’s initial silence regarding a Florida bill that restricts the teaching of sexuality and transgenderism to kids in kindergarten through third grade.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 13: President of Marvel Studios Kevin Feige attends Sony Pictures' "Spider-Man: No Way Home" Los Angeles Premiere on December 13, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)