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The Power of Female Voices is Highlighted in Pashmina by Nidhi Chanani

Priyanka Das has so many unanswered questions: Why did her mother abandon her home in India years ago? What was it like there? And most importantly, who is her father, and why did her mom leave him behind? But Pri’s mom avoids these questions—the topic of India is permanently closed.

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Spinning by Tillie Walden Is a Reminder of the Queer Narratives We Need

In Tillie Walden’s graphic memoir, it recounts the ten years of her life in which her mornings and nights were consumed by competitive figure skating. Initially, the structure, the intensity, and the competition are things that give Tillie comfort, a steadiness until her family decided to move from New Jersey to Texas. It is there that Tillie’s world begins to change and the routines she's set up for herself slowly fade away and the emotional needs she requires are more than ice-skating can give

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Marvel Cancels NYCC Event With Northrop Grumman, But This Isn’t Comics’ First Queasy Alliance With the Military-Industrial Complex

After backlash from fans, Marvel has cancelled an all-ages comic promoting the defense contractor Northrop Grumman. However, this partnership is just one piece of comics' long history with the military-industrial complex.

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Things We Saw Today: For Marvel Editor Sana Amanat, Ms. Marvel Is Very Personal

As part of their 25th Anniversary celebration, SYFY released a 15-part podcast series called SYFY25: Origin Stories, hosted by Adam Savage (Mythbusters). It serves as a nostalgic celebration of all things science fiction and features notable females ruling the sci-fi world such as Sana Amanat.

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Justice League Variant Covers Show Us Wonder Woman and The Flash in Action, but Did They Have to Draw Diana Like That?

In November, DC Comics will begin publishing cinematic variant covers attached to existing titles, in the hopes that fans will want to collect 'em all. Now they've released two featuring battle-ready Diana Prince and Barry Allen. We have some compliments and some concerns.

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DC Comics Is Receiving an Award for Their Depiction of LGBTQIA Characters, but There’s Still a Lot of Work to Do

The Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Entertainment Network (GLSEN) announced that they're awarding this year's Visionary Award to DC Comics, citing the publisher's "commitment to showcasing diverse storylines."

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Queer, Black, and Female Creators Lead the 2017 Ignatz Awards

Emil Ferris took home two awards, Elements: Fire – An Anthology by Creators of Color won Outstanding Anthology, Jess Fink's Chester 5000 was awarded Outstanding Series, and Ben Passmore's "Your Black Friend" won Outstanding Comic.

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IDW Actually Considering Taking Action Against Writer…Based On the Whims of Right-Wing Harassers

You know what's hilarious? People who argue that their racist, sexist, and homophobic views are "free speech" and should totally be tolerated, only to whine and complain when someone expresses an actual opinion (racism, sexism, and homophobia are not defensible "opinions," they are hatred) they don't like. Suddenly, it's okay to be offended. So long as you're not the member of an actually marginalized group.

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Review: Spiritus #2 Takes You on an Escape From a Prison for the Mind

Corporal punishment only exacts its retribution as long as the body and consciousness remain coupled to receive it. When corporal becomes capital punishment, the body expires, and the mind is freed from its physical constraints (give or take certain theological beliefs, of course). But in the world of Spiritus, the justice system has found a way to close this loophole.

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BOOM! Studios Delivers the Nuanced Female Characters of Our Dreams in Jane and Jonesy

Tomorrow, you'll be able to find two amazing examples of what BOOM! Studios has to offer in the way of nuanced female characters.

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Comics Legend Len Wein, Co-Creator of Wolverine and Storm, Has Passed Away

Len Wein, the editor of Watchmen and co-creator of Wolverine, Storm, and Swamp Thing, has reportedly passed away.

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Watch This 12-Year-Old Comic Artist See His Anti-Bullying Superhero Come to Life

Young comic artist/writer Joshua created Super Fight Guy to combat bullying. In a prank video, he's surprised with a customized Super Fight Guy costume of his own.

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As If!: Amber Benson and Sarah Kuhn Bring the 90s Back to Comics in Clueless: Senior Year

Clueless, the 1995 Amy Heckerling film starring Alicia Silverstone, is a modern-day classic and one of the best examples of an incisive, funny, well-crafted teen movie. If only we could revisit the world of Clueless but, like not as a reboot? More like a continuation of the story where the movie left off? Oh, we can? There's a graphic novel from BOOM! Box doing that very thing? OK, well awesome!

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Exclusive: Betty and Veronica Get an Image Overhaul in Betty and Veronica: Vixens

Did somebody say motorcycle gang?

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The Archies to Meet Real Life Bands in New Comic Series, Starting With CHVRCHES

In a revamped series of Archie comics, The Archies will meet lots of real life rock 'n' roll bands with the first being CHVRCHES.

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DC Heroines Fight Fascism as a Resistance Biker Gang in Gotham City Garage

As in other areas of pop culture, comics are beginning to deal with certain political realities and fears these days thanks to a global wave of "alt-Right" thinking. With its upcoming title, Gotham City Garage, DC Comics is putting the power to fight back in the hands of its heroines...as they ride motorcycles.

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Netflix Goes All-in on Comic Book Adaptations, Buys Comic Company Millarworld

Netflix has been enjoying the success of comic book adaptations lately with their own corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and now the company is making its ties to the comic book world even deeper. The streaming TV giant just acquired its very own comic book company with its purchase of Millarworld.

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A Marvel Comics Editor Is Being Harassed Because She Posted a Selfie With Her Coworkers

Comics has a sexism problem

Marvel editor Heather Antos is being harassed because she posted a selfie of her friends and coworkers getting milkshakes. Comics continues to have a serious, serious sexism problem.

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Share the Comics Creator Love With This SDCC Music Video

With "Get Your Comics (On the Floor)," Hyper RPG reminds us how San Diego International Comic-Con first got its start: as a celebration of the work of comics creators.

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Behold: Prehistoric Ghost Rider Astride a Flaming Mammoth

Mike Deodato Jr. really hit a home run with this redesign of Ghost Rider for The Avengers of 1,000,000 B.C.

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