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SDCC 2014: Thursday Events with CBLDF

July 24, 2014
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SDCC 2014: Thursday Events with CBLDF

Comic-Con is upon us, and CBLDF is excited to once again to be part of the action! We’ll be joining thousands of comics fans from around the world, and you’ll find us at booth 1920 with exclusive premiums, informative panels, and the best party at Comic-Con, all to benefit our important work defending the right…

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SDCC 2014: Preview Night with CBLDF

July 23, 2014
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SDCC 2014: Preview Night with CBLDF

It’s heeere! Comic-Con International kicks off tonight at 6:00 p.m. at the San Diego Convention Center, and you’ll get your first chance to come by booth #1920 and pick up CBLDF exclusive premiums, including a gorgeous print by J.H. Williams III and Todd Klein and the Gilbert Hernandez CBLDF Liberty Variant of Valiant’s Harbinger #25!…

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SDCC 2014: All CBLDF, All the Time!

July 22, 2014
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SDCC 2014: All CBLDF, All the Time!

Comic-Con is upon us, and CBLDF is excited to once again to be part of the action! We’ll be joining thousands of comics fans from around the world, and you’ll find us at booth 192o with exclusive premiums, informative panels, and the best party at Comic-Con, all to benefit our important work defending the right…

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SDCC 2014: CBLDF Signing and Panel Schedule!

July 18, 2014
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SDCC 2014: CBLDF Signing and Panel Schedule!

Comic-Con International is just around the corner, and CBLDF is going to be on hand with some amazing signings and panels in support of our mission to fight for the right to read comics! SIGNINGS We’re delighted to host some of our favorite creator supporters at booth 1920 during Comic-Con! We’re still locking in some…

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San Diego Public Library and CBLDF Warm up for SDCC with a Discussion of Banned Comics

July 18, 2014
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San Diego Public Library and CBLDF Warm up for SDCC with a Discussion of Banned Comics

CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein will be warming up for an action-packed Comic-Con International by presenting “Banned Comics! The True Story of How Comics Are Banned & How You Can Fight Back!” with the San Diego Public Library on July 22 at 6:00 p.m. The talk will take place in the Mary Hollis Clark Conference…

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Start SDCC With CBLDF’s Comic-Con Welcome Party!

July 17, 2014
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Start SDCC With CBLDF’s Comic-Con Welcome Party!

Kick-off Comic-Con with comics’ greatest creators at the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund’s Comic-Con Welcome Party, sponsored by Image Comics, Kickstarter, comiXology, and Eventbrite, with special gallery displays from TFAW.com and Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab! The fun starts at 8:00 PM on Thursday, July 24 at the Westgate Hotel, when CBLDF welcomes you to Comic-Con…

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Gabe Eltaeb’s Comic Kickoff Fundraiser to Benefit CBLDF!

July 9, 2014
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Gabe Eltaeb’s Comic Kickoff Fundraiser to Benefit CBLDF!

If you’re anything like us, you’re counting down the hours until the hullabaloo of Comic-Con International in San Diego. To get the Comic-Con party started, you can join artist Gabe Eltaeb and Jinx Comics on Wednesday, July 23, for a party benefiting CBLDF! Starting at 9:00 p.m. at Bar Basic (410 Tenth Avenue, San Diego),…

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Join CBLDF This Weekend in Las Vegas for ALA Annual!

June 27, 2014
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Join CBLDF This Weekend in Las Vegas for ALA Annual!

This weekend, CBLDF is headed to Las Vegas to join thousands of librarians for the American Library Association’s Annual Conference and Exhibition. From June 27 – 30, you’ll find CBLDF at booth 2014 in the Graphic Novel – Gaming pavilion. CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein will be on hand to talk about our work protecting…

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Celebrate the Freedom to Read With CBLDF’s New Banned Books Week Handbook!

June 27, 2014
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Today, Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is proud to release its first-ever Banned Books Week Handbook! Boasting a cover by Jeff Smith, whose Bone series is one of America’s most frequently challenged books, the CBLDF Banned Books Week Handbook is a free resource that gives you the scoop about what comics are banned, how to report…

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AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction Under Fire for Anonymous Online Posts

June 24, 2014
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AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction Under Fire for Anonymous Online Posts

In stating that Tucson’s banned Mexican American Studies program “contained content promoting resentment toward a race or class of people” and that “materials repeatedly reference white people as being ‘oppressors….’ in violation of state law,” Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal’s bias against Mexican American’s has been obvious, but the recent discovery of Huppenthal’s…

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