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Selling Comics Available Today!

September 18, 2019
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Selling Comics Available Today!

The much-anticipated Selling Comics is finally here! Brought to you from CBLDF and Dark Horse, this is the guide for those interested in, starting out, or looking for community in the comics retailer community. Grab yours today from CBLDF (and then go register for new retailer webinars)! Edited by CBLDF alumni Alex Cox (previously an…

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CBLDF Retailer Webinars Announced!

September 18, 2019
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CBLDF Retailer Webinars Announced!

Today Selling Comics, a brand new publication dedicated to advising current and future comics retailers, hit the shelves. In celebration of this new publication which is fundamental for those interested in comics retail, CBLDF has announced three new free webinars aimed at retailers.  Check out the list below and register for one or all today. Know Your…

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Get Ready For Banned Books Week With CBLDF!

September 17, 2019
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Get Ready For Banned Books Week With CBLDF!

Next week is Banned Books Week, September 22 – 28. For educators, librarians, and parents, it falls at a hectic time of year, getting kids back into the routine of homework, school, not to mention all of the extracurriculars the students and the adults take part in. So look no further than CBLDF to give…

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Musa Kart Freed By Top Turkish Appeals Court Order

September 16, 2019
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Musa Kart Freed By Top Turkish Appeals Court Order

Last Thursday, 142 days after turning themselves in on fabricated charges, cartoonist Musa Kart and four of his colleagues walked out of a prison and into the waiting arms of friends, family, and supporters, ready to celebrate the order of release from Turkey’s highest Court of Appeals. In total 14 staff members were charged with “aiding a terror group…

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Don’t Miss CBLDF at SPX this Weekend! With Raina Telgemeier, Chris Ware, and More!

September 13, 2019
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Don’t Miss CBLDF at SPX this Weekend! With Raina Telgemeier, Chris Ware, and More!

CBLDF is proud to be at Small Press Expo, one of the premier indie comics conventions! Saturday, September 14 – Sunday, September 15, you can drop by CBLDF’s Booth W80-83  and snag amazing signed graphic novels, CBLDF merch, and copies of our latest free publications. Plus you’ll be able to meet amazing creators like Raina Telgemeier,…

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Join CBLDF at Rose City Comic Con! Booth# 908

September 13, 2019
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Join CBLDF at Rose City Comic Con! Booth# 908

Join CBLDF this weekend at a hometown show, Rose City Comic Con, Friday – Sunday. If you’re in the Portland area, make sure you drop by Rose City Comic Con this weekend and stock up on rewards for your collection. CBLDF is going to be at this close to home show all weekend, Friday the…

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Ask Your Local Comics Shop for This is What Democracy Looks Like Today!

September 11, 2019
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Ask Your Local Comics Shop for This is What Democracy Looks Like Today!

  This Is What Democracy Looks Like has just arrived, in time for Constitution Day!  This Is What Democracy Looks Like maps out how the US government was designed to foster democracy and encourages readers to become more informed and engaged citizens. Produced by the Eisner award-winning Center for Cartoon Studies, this comic is part of a…

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Police Raid in Brazil to Confiscate Avengers with Same-Sex Kiss

September 11, 2019
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Police Raid in Brazil to Confiscate Avengers with Same-Sex Kiss

Last week law enforcement officials raided a book festival in Brazil at the mayor’s order, to seize copies of an Avengers comic featuring Hulkling and Wiccan, two male superheroes, kissing. The raid turned up no copies of the book, Avengers: The Children’s Crusade, as the booth carrying it had sold out days prior to the mayor’s…

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Last Week! Red Sonja and Dynamite Support the Fight for Free Expression!

September 11, 2019
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Last Week! Red Sonja and Dynamite Support the Fight for Free Expression!

There’s just one week left to score a digital library of Red Sonja as part of the epic Dynamite Comics Humble Bundle that supports CBLDF on the front lines of the fight for free expression! Starting at $1, pay what you want for a great selection of DRM-Free digital comics, including an exclusive Mark Russell Red…

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Just Announced! Dynamite Red Sonja Humble Bundle Supports CBLDF!

September 4, 2019
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Just Announced! Dynamite Red Sonja Humble Bundle Supports CBLDF!

Just Announced! Dynamite and Humble Bundle have teamed up to support CBLDF and the fight for free expression with an epic Red Sonja Bundle featuring a new Mark Russell exclusive story! Don’t wait, this bundle will only run for a limited time, and you don’t want to miss out on 120 DRM-free digital issues from some…

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