‘Ender’s Game,’ Genocide, and Moral Culpability

Warning: This piece contains spoilers for the novel and movie versions of Ender’s Game. A film version of Orson Scott Card’s 1985 novel Ender’s Game has been a long time coming, though in the months leading up to its release, the headlines were as much about Card’s social and political views as the content of the book itself. But even before Card’s views on homosexuality took center stage, Card was already courting controversy just by publishing the very book upon which his reputation largely re … [Read more...]