Teen Manga Tackle Tough Topics

Teen Manga Tackle Tough Topics

By Hans Rollman

9 Jun 2016 // 2:15 AM

From deafness to gender identity, teen manga offer rewarding and complex treatments of fraught issues....

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Who's the Real Winner in 'Superman vs Muhammad Ali'?

By Gregory L. Reece

6 Jun 2016 // 9:45 AM

Superman is earnest and virtuous; he is the world's finest. Ali's braggadocio and poetry and strength of character are on display; he is the greatest. ...

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Fox has taken Lucifer, one of the most intellectually complicated and morally challenging properties in the DC Comics library, and made a TV show. Naturally, they turned it into a police procedural....

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