Director James Gunn, 51, is fired from Guardians of the Galaxy 3

James Gunn has been removed as director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 This week conservative personalities unearthed offensive tweets by Gunn The since-deleted posts from nearly a decade ago featured jokes about sensitive topics such as pedophilia, rape, the 9/11 terror attack and the Holocaust  The filmmaker was targeted because he’s a vocal critic of Republicans on Twitter […]

Bernie Sanders to speak out for higher wages for Disneyland workers

Credit to Los Angles Times Former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is injecting himself into the campaign by Disneyland resort workers demanding to get paid a “living wage.” The U.S. senator from Vermont will be a featured speaker at a June 2 rally in Anaheim, alongside union leaders who have been calling for higher wages for workers at Disneyland, California […]

Disneyland workers demonstrate at Walt Disney Co. meeting, demanding ‘living wages’

A group of workers from the Disneyland Resort waved signs, chanted and demonstrated outside Walt Disney Co.’s shareholders meeting in Houston on Thursday, demanding the company provide a “living wage.” Disneyland workers: 11% homeless, 68% food insecure. Disney can do better and #StopDisneyPoverty pic.twitter.com/igzCRFCKSI — SEIU USWW (@seiuusww) March 8, 2018 The demonstration was the latest effort by a coalition […]

We Need to Make This ‘Steamboat Willie’ LEGO Set a Reality

We Need to Make This ‘Steamboat Willie’ LEGO Set a Reality

As classic Disney fans, we’re obsessed with all things Steamboat Willie—which is why we’re loving the latest LEGO Ideas submission. Our families would just go NUTS over the design. If you aren’t familiar with LEGO Ideas, it’s a program that lets fans of the building blocks pitch their own design to the company. A model needs to be created, photographed, and submitted—alongside […]

Couple sues Disneyland after they were kicked out of Club 33

Couple sues Disneyland after they were kicked out of Club 33

A Los Angeles couple who said they were banned from Disneyland’s pricey and private Club 33have sued the park, contending they were retaliated against for criticizing sexual harassment and other problems that arose as a result of new management.   “There is a waiting list to become a Club 33 member. It’s our belief that new management has been told to […]

There’s nothing magical about gangs at Disneyland. They should be banned

There’s nothing magical about gangs at Disneyland. They should be banned

To the editor: I can imagine Walt Disney turning over in his grave at the thought of adults dressing up as gangsters and congregating at his park in “social clubs.” (“They’re Disneyland superfans. Why a lawsuit is alleging gangster-like tactics against one social club,” Feb. 9) Not all of the adults in your story dressed in gang attire, but too […]

DACA recipients temporarily block Disneyland entrance as an act of civil disobedience

DACA recipients temporarily block Disneyland entrance as an act of civil disobedience

Beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and their allies temporarily blocked a vehicle entrance to Disneyland on Monday, just as the Senate reached an agreement to end the government shutdown brought on in part by a stalemate over the young immigrants’ future. The DACA recipients, commonly called Dreamers, stood in a crosswalk at South Harbor Boulevard around […]

A Brand New Disney Theme Park Is in the Works

A Brand New Disney Theme Park Is in the Works

  There are plenty of new attractions worth traveling to Disneyland and Walt Disney World for in the next few years, but if you want to experience a completely new park, get ready for a long flight. According to Kotaku, Tokyo Disney Resort will be adding a third theme park to its Urayasu, Japan complex. Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea already among the most successful Disney […]

Desperate parents’ plea to send severely-disabled daughter on dream Disney World trip

Desperate parents’ plea to send severely-disabled daughter on dream Disney World trip

  Desperate parents are pleading for help to send their disabled daughter on a dream holiday to Disney World in Florida after a charity funding shortfall put the trip in doubt.Paige Lilly Higham, 11, has West syndrome, as well as other complex medical conditions, which together have left her a permanent wheelchair user, as well as having poor vision and needing regular […]

Disneyland To Offer Disneyland After Dark Experience For Guests In 2018

Disneyland To Offer Disneyland After Dark Experience For Guests In 2018

In an effort to bring more people into the park, Disneyland will be offering a Disneyland After Dark experience for guests. According to the Disney Parks Blog: “Disneyland After Dark kicks off January 18 with its first after-hours event – Throwback Nite!Step back in time to the ‘50s and ‘60s for a taste of the classic after-dark experience at Disneyland. Come […]