Another “May the Fourth be With You Day” is in the bag. For a long time, Star Wars Day has been set aside by geeks to talk about their fandom. But this is 2019, which means it's time to call Star Wars racist.
Billionaire franchise creator George Lucas has been singled out in an accusation of racism concerning his beloved creation Chewbacca the Wookie.
You see, Chewie (played by the recently deceased 7'3" actor Peter Mayhew) was the victim of discrimination. While his space buddy Han Solo earned a medal for furthering the plot, Chewie did not receive the same honour.