When POC characters are turned white:
this isin't about race, if you think it is then you're the racist one, lets just enjoy the book/film as it is, this is about the character's personality god you're so sensitive, the new skin tone actually fits the character's personality IMO, I never imagined them as POC anyway, not all whitewashing is racist god get over it!!111
When white characters are turned into POC:
omg how could they!?!?!? this is soooo racist and unfair! why cant they present that white character as WHITE, how dare they change the original skin color to suit their own terms! this is reverse racism!! this is about race! I NEVER imaged that white character to be a POC that is so weird, it doesn't fit, this is political correctness gone crazy!!
When POC characters stay POC but readers/viewers imagined them as white:
THIS IS SO WRONG. This isn't how they looked. i don't care what it says in the booooook because i imagined they lookd different. ugh the film is ruined now. Ruined.
“It’s always cute when white people get sort-of too outraged about racism. Like “Wow! *gasp!* I’m absolutely shocked! My husband and I saw that and we we’re totally SPEECHLESS.” And you’re just looking at them like “yup, happens every day…”—
So let me get this straight, when white girls dye their hair 987 colors at the same time that’s punk, or couture, or avant garde. But when black girls get wild weaves then that’s ghetto, or hood rat, or tacky & it’s their fault for wearing their hair that way if they didn’t want…