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New Comic Re: Nazis and Both-Sidesism in 2017

It’s been a while since I made a comic, but I found a new site to make them on and this has been kicking around my head. So many things don’t make sense these days, but this logic I just can’t abide. I hate to think of how our children’s children will see us when they look back.

Anyway, here it is:

MMAS the Comic – Teaching 2017: Charlottesville

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See it on Facebook and Twitter.

Description:
Frame 1: Classroom, teacher at the board pointing to text with chalk. Board reads “Neo-Nazi Violence in 2017; Charlottesville VA; August 12, 2017; Heather Heyer murdered; Deandre Harris beaten; 19 injured in car attack. Teacher speech: “…and anti-fascists counter-protested the Neo-Nazis, which—”

Frame 2: Classroom, kids at desks. Girl on far left w/brown skin & curly black hair raises her hand and says, “Um…Ms. Bradley? It says here some people thought the anti-fascists were “just as bad” as the fascists.” Other students look on in various degrees of surprise and disgust.

Frame 3: Teacher looking unhappy at board. “Yep. That’s what we call a false equivalence.”

Frame 4: Classroom, kids at desks. Girl who asked the question says, “I call it bullsh*t.” Other students look toward teacher (camera) in disbelief.]

As always, feedback is welcome.

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Make Me a Sammich: The Comic #4 – Cubs at the Door

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Yep, they’ve found me. Tiny MRA larvae. They’re not nearly as cute as baby slugs. ;)


Make Me a Sammich: The Comic #3 – Content Creation with Clymer

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Make Me a Sammich: The Comic #2 – Tone Cop

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Make Me a Sammich: The Comic #1 – Bus Stopped


Make Me a Sammich: The Comic #1

Trigger warning for discussion of rape and rape culture.

I’ve been participating in some rape-related hashtags on Twitter over the past several days, including #WhenIWasRaped and #SolidarityIsForRapists, both created by Mikki Kendall (@Karnythia). As is nearly always the case, participation meant dealing with clueless dudes with comments like…well, like the one that inspired me to make my first (and probably not last, because fun!) BitStrips comic. Then I had to make a pretty frame to put it in (later changed to pretty header). Here it is.

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Apologies to Joss Whedon. —Rosie

Make Me a Sammich: The Comic #2 – Tone Cop