In a tribute to his literary hero, John Avlon calls Martin Amis, who died last week, “an impossibly cool and erudite observer,” who “chronicled transatlantic culture from the rise of Maggie Thatcher and Ronald Reagan through 9/11 to the whiplash between Barack Obama and Donald Trump, in novels and e…
How comic books changed from books for children to something with significantly more depth.
How Writers On LSD Changed Marvel Comics Forever
In the 1970s, a forgotten generation of comic book writers took the medium from schlocky superheroes to artful considerations of consciousness, identity, and selfhood. Their secret? Tapping into the counterculture.
Florida teacher says she is under investigation after showing 5th grade class Disney movie with gay character | CNN
A fifth-grade teacher said she is being investigated by the Florida Department of Education after she showed her students “Strange World,” a 2022 animated Disney movie featuring a character who is biracial and gay.