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Livestock, Hannah Berry, Jonathan Cape I’ve admired Hannah Berry’s work since her impressive, beautifully painted debut Britten & Brulightly, and since then, when it may have been easier to stick with more stories featuring those...

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Comics: Draw the Line

February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Draw the Line launched today, with “more than 100 comics artists and illustrators from around the world launch Draw the Line, a lively, visual guide to positive political action that anyone can take.” In a...

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Reviews: Vote Loki #1

June 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Vote Loki #1, Christopher Hastings, Langdon Foss, Marvel Comics Off the bat I will come right out and confess that my eye was drawn to this comic as I scanned the new releases this week,...

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A far right dictator from the middle of the twentieth Century who came to a violent death, now returns to the country he tried to shape and is confronted with a future he would never have...

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The Red Virgin and the Vision of Utopia, Mary and Bryan Talbot, Jonathan Cape I’ve been eagerly awaiting this new work from the Costa Award-winning Mary and Bryan Talbot for month, and Mary and Bryan’s...

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Reviews: “we the people…” – Democracy

October 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Democracy, Abraham Kawa, Alecos Papadatos, Annie Di Donna, Bloomsbury We, the people… Ancient Greece, 490 BCE. Two friends try to get some fitful sleep, but Thersippus is awoken yet again by the same nightmare vision,...

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Best Of Enemies Volume 1 1783 -1953 Hardcover, Jean-Pierre Filiu, Davide B, SelfMadeHero “During a war the kind of “evidence” people are looking for usually doesn’t exist.” Our world, especially since the murderous events of...

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Vote. Now. Seriously… go and VOTE!

May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today is a General Election. They’re a surprisingly rare thing. It’s not been all that long ago that voting was something for the privileged, male, few.. this will be the 12th General Election since the...

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Here’s a rather timely comic you may have seen on Twitter a couple of weeks back, but that was mere snippets, now we have the whole thing. We’re talking BKIP, the sorry tale of one...

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Stuff (and possibly nonsense) #8

April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Once more into the news dear friends, those things that I missed or simply haven’t had the time to write up properly. In we go…. This week The Avengers: Age Of Ultron opened to much...

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