Black Captain America Debuts, But Is He Here To Stay?
An African-American character has taken over as Captain America, which many say is a huge step forward for comics. But will he be replaced?By Tyler Adkisson, Ben Lawson | November 14, 2014
The first issue of "All-New Captain America" came out this week — and Marvel's catching praise for giving an African-American character the title role. But is it really that revolutionary of a step?
In this comic book series, Captain America loses his powers and hands over the role to his longtime buddy Sam Wilson, who movie fans might remember from the last Cap flick. (Video via Marvel Entertainment)
The announcement Wilson would take over Captain America came along with the news a new female character would be taking over as Thor.