Why is Disney glorifying Rebekah Brooks? The heroine of Disney’s new animated feature Brave may be called Merida, but she looks exactly like Brooks.
Why would Disney want to make a role model of a power-mad woman who flattered and toadied to prime ministers and media moguls to get ahead, her ethics and morals as tousled as her riotous red locks, who would interfere with the murder investigation of a child to further her demented ambition?
Becky Brooks makes Becky Sharpe look as selfless and virtuous as Melanie Hamilton Wilkes. Becky Brooks belongs in a prison cell, not an animation cel.