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"Dude, Watch me Light My Pubes on Fire": Marines at Work in 'Terminal Lance'

*** TW – This comic contains references to sexual violence, emotional abuse, physical abuse, and in general is about the US Marine Corp***

Why is Ad Astra Comix reviewing a webcomic about the marines? 883 more words

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AppComNet at Comics Forum 2015: Comics & Politics

Applied Comics Network is super-mega-very delighted to host a session at the Comics Forum 2015 conference as part of Thought Bubble.  Click the image above to go to the Comics Forum website and download it as a PDF. 254 more words

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On Strike

I came across an unusual political comics project recently that posed some interesting questions about the role of experience in informational comics.

The project was called  235 more words

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If You Could See a Comic About Any Social Issue, What Would it Be?

This past May, at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (or TCAF), we joined 20,000 other comic and art fans at the Toronto Public Library. Dozens of publishers traded, hundreds of artists talked, and literally thousands of books changed hands… but how many of them were about social issues? 822 more words

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DOGS: A webcomic history of the North

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This comic is shareable, but please cite Ad Astra Comix as the source, and provide a link to the… 491 more words

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Of Family and Terror: A Review of Nina Bunjevac's "Fatherland"

When we are told, “Everything changed on September 11th,” it is easy for the cynic to note that the only true change has been the object of our cultural hysteria. 1,049 more words

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Philippe Squarzoni’s Climate Changed

Review by José Gonzalez

You understand science. Or more accurately, you could understand science. Although there’s no denying it can be difficult, I’ve too many times heard people exclaim that while they love science, they simply can’t wrap their heads around it. 593 more words

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