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Documentary About Exiled Chinese Cartoonist to Mark 30th Anniversary of Massacre

June 3, 2019
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Documentary About Exiled Chinese Cartoonist to Mark 30th Anniversary of Massacre

A new film by Australian documentarian Danny Ben-Moshe will be broadcast in Australia tomorrow, focused on the career of exiled Chinese cartoonist/street-artist Badiucao to mark the 30th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square.  CBLDF readers may recognize Badiucao’s work, from the often posted cartoon showing the President of China standing over beloved children’s character, Winnie the Pooh, having hunted and…

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Get ready for NOS4A2 with Wraith Signed by Joe Hill! Plus new Goon from Eric Powell!

May 30, 2019
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Get ready for NOS4A2 with Wraith Signed by Joe Hill! Plus new Goon from Eric Powell!

This week CBLDF is thrilled to offer our supporters signed books from two masters of supernatural horror!  Joe Hill’s highly-anticipated NOS4A2 premieres on TV this weekend and donors have the chance to snag a copy of the graphic novel prequel, Wraith: Welcome To Christmasland signed by Joe Hill! Also available is Locke & Key Master Edition Vol 1 – slated to…

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Saga Book Three HC & More GNs Signed by Brian K. Vaughan Benefit CBLDF!

May 24, 2019
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Saga Book Three HC & More GNs Signed by Brian K. Vaughan Benefit CBLDF!

This week CBLDF is thrilled to offer our supporters copies of the soon-to-be released Saga Book Three Deluxe Hardcover, signed by author Brian K. Vaughan! We’re also offering donors copies of Saga Books One and Two Hardcovers, Saga Volume One TP, Y: The Last Man Volume One HC, and Runaways by Vaughan & Alphona Omnibus; all signed by Brian K. Vaughan! And don’t miss out on…

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Celebrate Everyone’s Favorite Antihero Harley Quinn With These Signed Books To Benefit CBLDF!

May 16, 2019
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Celebrate Everyone’s Favorite Antihero Harley Quinn With These Signed Books To Benefit CBLDF!

CBLDF is proud to offer these amazing graphic novels that spotlight one of DC Comics most popular characters, Harley Quinn, signed by some legendary creators! Supporters have the chance to pick up Batman Adventures: Mad Love HC,  signed by Bruce Timm; Harley Quinn Vol 1 HC, signed by Terry Dodson & Harley Quinn: Rebirth Vol 1…

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Take CBLDF’s Comics in the Classroom Survey!

May 10, 2019
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Take CBLDF’s Comics in the Classroom Survey!

Teachers! Help CBLDF help you by taking our new Comics in the Classroom survey! Launching today, CBLDF’s new survey asks teachers to help us understand how they’re using comics in schools, and what new resources they would like to see us create. As a thank you, all participants are entered into a raffle to win a…

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New Books Signed By Jason Aaron, Tom King & Jen Bartel To Benefit CBLDF!

May 9, 2019
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New Books Signed By Jason Aaron, Tom King & Jen Bartel To Benefit CBLDF!

This week CBLDF has great, brand-new comics, signed and available as rewards for your donations, including work by Jason Aaron, Tom King, Jen Bartel and John Layman!   Help Comic Book Legal Defense Fund fight on the front lines of free expression and score these new, signed graphic novels as a special thank you! New books include Thor:…

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Retailing To Schools & Libraries: A CBLDF Retailer Webinar

May 3, 2019
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Retailing To Schools & Libraries: A CBLDF Retailer Webinar

On May 31, 2019 at 12:00 pm PDT, comic book retailers are invited to join Jennifer Haines, owner of The Dragon, to learn the secrets of selling comics to schools and libraries. More than ever, schools and libraries are eager to include comics, and no one is better positioned to help them navigate the landscape…

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#FreeMusaKart on World Press Freedom Day

May 2, 2019
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#FreeMusaKart on World Press Freedom Day

CBLDF’s partner organization in protecting free expression for comics artists, Cartoonists Rights Network International (CRNI) is greatly saddened to report that the internationally acclaimed cartoonist Musa Kart is again a prisoner this World Press Freedom Day. In November 2016 Musa Kart was one of a number of staff from the Cumhuriyet newspaper arrested without charge. He…

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CBLDF Kicks off New Webinar Series with Gene Luen Yang Leading Teaching Tolerance & Understanding

May 2, 2019
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CBLDF Kicks off New Webinar Series with Gene Luen Yang Leading Teaching Tolerance & Understanding

On May 23, 2019 at 4:00 pm PDT, educators and librarians are invited to join Gene Luen Yang, the National Book Award-nominated author of American Born Chinese, in a discussion of how comics help teach tolerance and understanding.    How can comics help students attain a broader view of the world and spark a lifelong love of reading? How…

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Get Personalized Comics from Chew’s John Layman!

April 30, 2019
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Get Personalized Comics from Chew’s John Layman!

John Layman, the creative mastermind behind the hit series Chew & Outer Darkness is showing his support for CBLDF by personalizing limited edition art bookplates for CBLDF Supporters to benefit our First Amendment work! For a limited time only, we’re offering the chance to have John Layman inscribe one of his great graphic novels!  Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity–grab a personalized copy of one of these incredible…

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