Watching a Star Wars pre-quel in a Post-Trump Amerikka.

Rogue One was a call to action. This film makes a reference to  the  military-sanctioned torture seen in Abu Ghraib prison back in ’03( trigger warning: torture)  In this particular scene, the multi-talented Brit Riz Ahmed is hooded and captured, while shouting that he knows of a secret  plans. There is something to be said about the blind swordsman,…