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Representation and Health 101: CAPTAIN AMERICA Sam Wilson

Representation and Health 101: CAPTAIN AMERICA Sam Wilson

Here we are in one of the last installments of the Representation and Health Black History Spectacular! Today’s character was one of Marvel’s most prominent Black heroes and has risen to prominence, especially in the past year. He’s been a steadfast friend of Captain America and a mainstay of the Avengers. Whether flying through the

Representation and Health 101: Tiffany from PAPER GIRLS

Welcome to the next Representation and Health Black History Spectacular! As part of this project, I wanted to pick someone who was relatively unknown, but who could provide a thought provoking analysis. With her latest appearance, I knew this character was perfect. In the pages of Paper Girls, she is currently running through an apocalyptic

Representation And Health 101: STATIC SHOCK Virgil Hawkins

I’ve been at the ready to get into this particular installment of the Representation and Health Black History Spectacular, and it was one of the more personal ones for me to write. It’s been a great ride discussing Black characters in comics, but today’s focus is near and very dear to my heart. A native of Dakota,

Representation and Health 101: MOON GIRL Lunella Lafayette

It’s another day in the final week of the Representation and Health Black History Spectacular! Of course you know today is New Comic Book Day, so I wanted to talk about someone who’s ongoing has a new issue out. She’s a very recent addition to the Marvel Universe. Many of us have been excited about

Representation and Health 101: MR. TERRIFIC Michael Holt

It’s time for another Representation and Health Black History Spectacular! For this installment, I want to highlight a character I’ve thought was rather remarkable since I first read about him. He’s a gifted researcher and the third smartest man in the world, his aptitude for technology and science being a major cornerstone of his heroism.

Representation and Health 101: DEE

We are in the home stretch of the Representation and Health Black History Spectacular! Thanks for hanging with me this month as I highlight some of the many, though still underrepresented, Black characters in comics. Today’s character is a departure from the Big Two. She’s a high priestess with some hesitancies about her “faith.” When

Representation and Health 101: VIXEN Mari McCabe

Merry Sunday and thanks for tuning in to another Representation and Health Black History Spectacular! I’ve covered another major Black woman for DC Comics earlier this month, and today I’m going to highlight another who has the hearts of many fans. Known to many for her appearance in the Justice League Unlimited animated series and

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