comics

“Disgusting” Alan Moore Book Pulled from Greenville Libraries

By |2019-03-15T18:16:39-04:00January 8th, 2013|Incidents|

Despite recommendations by a library committee that the book be retained, Alan Moore's Neonomicon was pulled from library shelves in Greenville, South Carolina. The library services director who ultimately made the decision called the book "disgusting" in an interview with The Greenville Times

 

Doonesbury “Abortion” Strips: Who Didn’t Run Them, and How to Contact

By |2019-03-15T17:09:54-04:00March 23rd, 2012|Blog|

With regularity, editors at some papers choose not to run an episode of Garry Trudeau’s “Doonesbury” strip. The latest incident involved satirical commentary on state lawmakers requiring women to undergo invasive and medically unnecessary ultrasounds before abortions.  A large number of papers did not run the episode, some ran a substitute “rerun” episode offered by Trudeau, and others shifted it [...]