Packaging by Dig 'N Dips Candy has Disney's first black princess promoting the watermelon flavor. Read more about watermelon stereotype here: http://thesocietypages.org/socimages/2012/02/27/slavery-and-the-watermelon/
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"Racist Hunger Games tweets" Upon release of character casting and premier of the movie, fan discourse included backlash against Rue as a black girl. Fans who did not approve of the idea were very open about their criticisms. The above picture captures some tweets of fans who addressed the "issue" on twitter.