How well do Marvel and DC’s 1985 comics meant to raise aid for famine relief in Africa tackle the tragic events they are addressing? Short answer? Not well.
Comicsgaters are wrong because comics have always been political, but those politics weren’t always as great as they are sometimes made out to be by comics’ defenders.
When Black Lightning rejects the Justice League he is rejecting white supremacy.
A voice in the wilderness crying out against superheroic hegemony.
Putting the “final” Superman and Batman stories in conversation.
A resource that better writers can mine to develop something more sophisticated.
An obscure book worth tracking down.