The Zombie Rights Campaign Blog

ZRC Site Visit: Zombee Donuts and Bakeshop, Fullerton California

| July 15, 2017

(Walkers…welcome? We hope so!) On a recent West Coast outing, the Zombie Rights Campaign staff had time for a short detour to the Zombee Donuts and Bakeshop, located in Fullerton, California. As the name suggests, and the website confirms, this is a bakery, focused on donuts and similar pastries, with a decidedly Undead theme. As [...]

ZRC Review – Dead Set Episode 5

| June 7, 2017

The final episode of ‘Dead Set’ begins with a hastily-averted sniping tragedy and the happy reunion of Riq and Kelly. Aww. I guess. But can happiness possibly last with such a dysfunctional cast? (Note: this is a very spoiler heavy analysis, so only read further if you dare)

ZRC Review – Dead Set Episode 4

| May 22, 2017

Is reality television good for you? Can it even get you killed? Well…

ZRC Review – Dead Set Episode 3 (Plus: A Digression on Looting in the ‘Zombie Apocalypse’)

| May 15, 2017

Looting, violence and angry self-destructive behavior, all that and more on the next episode of ‘Dead Set’! (Also essentially every Zombie Apocalypse story ever. More below the cut).

ZRC Review – Dead Set Episode 2

| May 8, 2017

Episode 2 opens with Kelly’s boyfriend Riq being thrust into the alleged Zombie apocalypse (the ZRC strongly disputes this traditional framing). Also, dealing with mass transit during a significant social upheaval. More below the cut.

ZRC Review – Dead Set Episode 1

| May 1, 2017

Reality Television. Anti-Zombie media. Two of the biggest and most widely criticized pop-culture phenomena of the last few decades (although, in the Zombie case, we feel rarely for the proper reasons). What would happen if you were to.. combine.. the two?

ZRC Review – What We Become

| April 20, 2017

You know a movie is going to happy places when it opens in media res with a scene of a woman screaming in terror in a darkened room. More details below the cut.

ZRC Review – The Walking Dead Season 7, Episode 12

| March 7, 2017

This week on The Walking Dead… (Tragically, things will not end well for this Differently Animated Lady)

ZRC Review – The Walking Dead Season 7, Episode 11

| February 28, 2017

What could be more fun than the usual grim march through a violent post-apocalyptic environment featuring routine cruelty toward the Undead? How about a Eugene episode? *headdesk*

ZRC Review – The Walking Dead Season 7, Episode 10

| February 20, 2017

On this week’s Walking Dead, we see either a metaphor for the exploitation of the Differently Animated by the mercurial forces of capitalism, or… the exploitation of the Differently Animated by the mercurial forces of capitalism. Honestly, it can be hard to tell with this show. More below the cut.