It’s about time: The coming of a female Doctor Who is even more consequential than you thought

Jodie Whittaker (Credit: Getty/Ben Gabbe)

Yes, Jodie Whittaker is the perfect choice as the 13th incarnation of The Doctor, the Time Lord at the center for the long-running BBC series “Doctor Who.”

Yes, it is long past time that the series selected an actor to play The Doctor who isn’t a male. Most importantly yes, she has been selected for “the right reasons.”

There is hard resistance and soft resistance to change. Together, they form a wall; one is simply more penetrable than...


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