HBO’s Watchmen: White Supremacy and Extremism

(Warning: Contains spoilers.)

At the end of the first episode, it really looked like HBO’s Watchmen had tried to tackle the problem of modern racism and whiffed it.

In fact they hadn’t whiffed anything — by the end of the season, HBO’s Watchmen had become a compelling and nuanced examination of racism, white supremacy and the reaction against it. But that…