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Join the “Demon Circle” for CBLDF

August 30, 2011
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Join the “Demon Circle” for CBLDF

The main character of "Demon Circle," Athis, is an apprentice wizard in the Crimson Keep, and he isn’t the brightest flame in the candelabra. So, when he and another apprentice named Belid summon a demon and then panic, trouble ensues—trouble that threatens to snowball wildly out of control. Will they and their fellow student Klaria…

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Start Your Week with Auctions Benefiting the CBLDF

August 29, 2011
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Start Your Week with Auctions Benefiting the CBLDF

Whether CBLDF runs it or an outside party graciously donates their time and effort, online auctions are one way CBLDF raises the money it needs to defend cases such as the Canada Customs Case. Right now, you'll be able to find a number of online auctions benefiting CBLDF. CBLDF has a number of exclusive items…

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Submission Deadline Extended for InvestComics’ ONE AND DONE Anthology to Benefit CBLDF

August 26, 2011
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Submission Deadline Extended for InvestComics’ ONE AND DONE Anthology to Benefit CBLDF

Invest Comics and the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund are proud to announce that the chance to submit your 1-page story for ONE AND DONE has been just been extended to September 16th! “We’ve received some really amazing submissions for the collection. But, a large call for an extension on the submission deadline has also…

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Listen to CBLDF: Censorship Then & Now

August 25, 2011
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Listen to CBLDF: Censorship Then & Now

CBLDF recently attended Baltimore Comic-Con. During the convention, Executive Director Charles Brownstein presented a riveting history of comics censorship. Internet radio website blogtalkradio was onsite to record the talk, which you can listen to here. Support CBLDF’s defense of free speech by making a donation or becoming a member today!

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Syrian Cartoonist Beaten, Hands Broken

August 25, 2011
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Early today, Syria's best-known political cartoonist, Ali Ferzat, was abducted and beaten. His abductors broke both his hands as a warning to stop drawing the satirical political cartoons for which he is best known. Ferzat recently drew a cartoon comparing Syria's president, Bashar Assad, to Libya's Moammar Gadhafi, and relatives believe the cartoon led to…

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Road Report: Baltimore Comic-Con

August 24, 2011
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Road Report: Baltimore Comic-Con

This past weekend, CBLDF staffers Charles Brownstein, Alex Cox, and Dave Grilli attended Baltimore Comic-Con at the Baltimore Convention Center. CBLDF had an array of exclusive items making their East Coast debut, including our new John Cassaday and Matt Wagner T-shirts and our two new Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab scents, La Mano del Destino and…

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More Sneak Peeks Of Liberty Annual Online

August 23, 2011
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More Sneak Peeks Of Liberty Annual Online

CBLDF Liberty Annual 2011 will be in stores on October 12, and you may have noticed a spate of exclusive previews online recently. Bleeding Cool ran an exclusive of the JH Williams III pages from the issue and Rich Johnston spoke with CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein, who described why the CBLDF continues to be…

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Support CBLDF During Baltimore Comic-Con 2011

August 19, 2011
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Support CBLDF During Baltimore Comic-Con 2011

The CBLDF is excited to be attending Baltimore Comic Con! From August 20 - 21, you can find us at booth 1404 with a full array of great donation premiums and opportunities to support Free Speech! Come by and say hello, learn about our current case work, and check out some of our new exclusives!…

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Fight Censorship with Conan!

August 19, 2011
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Fight Censorship with Conan!

The new Conan movie hits theaters today, and you can show your support for both your favorite barbarian and CBLDF! CBLDF is delighted to offer an array of Conan items to coincide with the release of the new movie. Up for grabs in the CBLDF online donation center are two gorgeous prints: one by Transmetropolitan…

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Join Frank Miller in Supporting CBLDF

August 18, 2011
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Join Frank Miller in Supporting CBLDF

Legendary Cartoonist Frank Miller has been a staunch supporter of the CBLDF since the organization’s very beginning in 1986. As outspoken in his defense of free speech as he is talented at the drawing board, Miller has earned the Defender of Liberty Award in recognition of all his work on the CBLDF’s behalf, and he…

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