WWE have exploited workers and done deals with Saudi Arabia. An alternative, AEW, is about to launch on a grand stage, and there’s a lot at stake.
Even in a capitalist system, the pop culture I so enjoy provides a forum for artists to positively influence narratives in a way that shouldn’t be underestimated. Pull on your mask and tights as we explore how!
After decades of dominance from Vince McMahon’s monopolist’s dream come true – WWE – pro wrestlers got together to do it themselves with a punk DIY ethic.
We must call Hulk Hogan what he is: a racist who deserved to be shunned.
There’s no point in re-writing the history of the Ultimate Warrior. He was quite proud of his bigotry, and we owe it to him to remember this about him.
Pro wrestling, it can be argued, has long been dominated by merciless corporations. But did the WWF hitting the stock market as WWE really suck creativity out of the product once and for all?