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Comic Books Race

LBWB: Comics in the Age of Black Lives Matter

This American Life As a Blerd, over the past few day/weeks/months/years, it’s been harder to find a means of escapism.  We discuss our passions joyously, but are tethered to the inherent meanness of a dual existence.   Having to abide by the rules of white society to keep a gig to pay the bills, while […]

Character Issues Race

Character Issues: Black Characters

Sweet Christmas! Back for another week of Character Issues.  This one is not about an individual character.  This week’s issue is about the common issues that seem to plague the black characters of Marvel and DC.  This piece is meant to address general issues and not offer a case by case analysis of EVERY black […]