Why fans are upset with the latest ‘Walking Dead’ death

Spoiler alert! The following contains major spoilers for Sunday night’s episode of The Walking Dead.

As happens pretty frequently on The Walking Dead, one of the main characters fell victim to the zombie apocalypse Sunday night. Noah, played by Tyler James Williams, was killed by walkers in one of the show’s most brutal and graphic death scenes to date. And while both the violence and the loss of Noah were upsetting (we hardly knew the kid!), many fans were taking issue with the fact that show has killed off yet another black character.

Noah is the third black male character to die this season alone, and one of the many black characters to die during the show’s five seasons. read more