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CBLDF’s Manga Member Drive – Get Original Art, Signed Manga & More!

June 12, 2018
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CBLDF’s Manga Member Drive – Get Original Art, Signed Manga & More!

While supplies last, CBLDF is proud to reward new members with signed books by legendary manga creators Yoshitaka Amano, Toshio Maeda, Yusei Matsui, Yuto Tsukuda, and Akira Himekawa, plus original art from Girls und Panzer by Takeshi Nogami! Help CBLDF’s work promoting the free expression rights of the manga community by joining CBLDF Today! Donors at every level will receive a Manga Book Club…

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Remembering Rory Root

May 22, 2018
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Remembering Rory Root

Ten years gone, and not only do I still miss Rory Root, but I often reflect that comics has never recovered from his loss. Rory was a true nexus, encouraging creators, retailers, publishers, and educators not only to interact with each other, but to befriend each other. He believed in the medium, and its capacity…

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Be Heard! A Comic For Student Rights From CBLDF & NCAC

March 12, 2018
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Be Heard! A Comic For Student Rights From CBLDF & NCAC

As millions of American students assert their First Amendment rights in protests across the country, advocacy groups Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and National Coalition Against Censorship today released a new comic book to help protect students’ rights. Be Heard! is a free comic by cartoonist Kai Texel that outlines best practices to help kids…

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Support CBLDF Today For 2017 Tax-Deductions!

December 29, 2017
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Support CBLDF Today For 2017 Tax-Deductions!

CBLDF made a major difference in the fight for free expression this year. Help us continue this important work by making a tax-deductible donation today! Donations made before the end of the year are tax-deductible in 2017.  Become a CBLDF member today to grab exclusive 2017 membership premiums, designed by Vanesa R. Del Rey, before they’re gone! You…

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Get New Raina Telgemeier Pin & All-Star Anthology When You Support CBLDF on #GivingTuesday!

November 28, 2017
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Get New Raina Telgemeier Pin & All-Star Anthology When You Support CBLDF on #GivingTuesday!

Ring in the holiday season by donating to CBLDF on #GivingTuesday! This year, CBLDF has a brand new enamel pin as a thank you for your donation, featuring art by superstar cartoonist Raina Telgemeier (Smile, Ghosts, Drama)! Everyone donating for the items listed in our Giving Tuesday collection will also receive a digital download of CBLDF’s 2017 #GivingTuesday Anthology,…

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Protecting Our Rights: 2017 CBLDF Annual Report

November 28, 2017
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CBLDF Annual Report FINAL cover

Free expression withstood a wide range of attacks in 2017. Thanks to donors like you, CBLDF was at the forefront, protecting our community from an increasing tempo of challenges to comics and other expressive material. From deploying our lawyers to help comics creators to counseling educators and librarians in censorship crises, CBLDF was on the…

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Chuck Palahniuk, Jason Aaron, Emil Ferris, Simon Hanselmann Join CBLDF’s Spirit of Giving!

November 16, 2017
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Chuck Palahniuk, Jason Aaron, Emil Ferris, Simon Hanselmann Join CBLDF’s Spirit of Giving!

Chuck Palahniuk, Jason Aaron, Emil Ferris, and Simon Hanselmann are joining the creators supporting CBLDF’s 2017 Spirit of Giving holiday fundraiser! From now until December 4, you can receive graphic novels signed and personalized by creators, such as Brian K. Vaughan, Kevin Eastman, Cliff Chiang, Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen, Jennifer L. Holm, Marv Wolfman, Paul Levitz, Jeffrey Brown, Shannon Wheeler, and the…

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Spirit of Giving: Comics’ Greatest Creators Personalize Books For CBLDF Supporters!

November 10, 2017
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Spirit of Giving: Comics’ Greatest Creators Personalize Books For CBLDF Supporters!

CBLDF’s work matters! That’s why the greatest creators in comics are supporting our 2017 Spirit of Giving holiday fundraiser! From now until December 4, you can receive graphic novels signed and personalized by creators such as Brian K. Vaughan, Kevin Eastman, Cliff Chiang, Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen, Jennifer L. Holm, Marv Wolfman, Paul Levitz, Jeffrey Brown, Shannon…

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Trump Tweets Benefit CBLDF!

September 8, 2017
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Trump Tweets Benefit CBLDF!

Shannon Wheeler, the bestselling New Yorker cartoonist, is supporting CBLDF with signed & sketched copies of his latest opus Sh*t My President Says! Donors who contribute $30 can receive a signed & sketched first edition of Wheeler’s runaway political hit, as well as a copy of the CBLDF Exclusive edition of Trump Tweets Continued! Supply is…

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Mouly & Spiegelman Continue To RESIST at MoCCA!

April 5, 2017
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Mouly & Spiegelman Continue To RESIST at MoCCA!

Françoise Mouly and Nadja Spiegelman have opened submissions for the second edition of their political comics newspaper RESIST! The mother-daughter team’s anti-Trump forum is published by Desert Island, who produced 60,000 copies of the first issue circulated at Women’s Marches across the country. They discussed their journey, and introduced some of the fellow travelers they…

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