Category: Politics

Episode 225: Reviews of Love Is Love and Resist!

Listen to the podcast! Mending Wall Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:44 – We live in a political world 00:12:13 – Love Is Love 00:51:55 – Resist! 01:29:14 – Wrap up 01:30:20 – Contact us This week Andy and Derek get political, and

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Miriam Libicki

Listen to the podcast! Exposure Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:19 – Setup of interview 00:03:17 – Interview with Miriam Libicki 01:01:17 – Wrap up 01:03:11 – Contact us Andy and Derek have the pleasure of talking with Miriam Libicki whose latest book, Toward

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Episode 223: Reviews of Trump: The Complete Collection, The Few #1, and Gumballs #1

Listen to the podcast! Bad Trump, Good Trump Time Codes: 00:00:31 – Introduction 00:02:48 – We stand with John Lewis! 00:08:44 – Trump: The Complete Collection 00:58:22 – The Few #1 01:11:46 – Gumballs #1 01:25:12 – Wrap up 01:25:58 – Contact us This week the Two Guys with PhDs

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Comics Alternative Special: A Roundtable Discussion on Political Comics

Listen to the podcast! Vote! Just in time for the U.S. elections, Gene and Derek hold a roundtable discussion on political and propaganda comics. Joining them in the conversation are Richard Graham, author of Government Issue: Comics for the People, 1940s-2000s

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Episode 200: Reviews of Hillbilly #1 and #2, Satan’s Sodomy Baby II, and Time Clock

Listen to the podcast! Donald Trump’s Small Hands On this episode of The Comics Alternative, Derek and Andy celebrate their 200th regular review episode! They begin by sharing some of the messages and well wishes they’ve received from listeners in the past couple

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Mike Dawson

Listen to the podcast! Fathers’ Day On this episode of the interview series — the very first for cohost Paul Lai! — the Two Guys with PhDs are pleased to have as their guest Mike Dawson. His latest book, Rules for Dating

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Episode 181: Reviews of Paracuellos, The Baker Street Peculiars #1, and Power Lines #1

Listen to the podcast! Fascism, Sleuths, and Race This week on the podcast, Gwen and Derek look at three very different recent titles. They begin with Carlos Giménez’s Paracuellos. The original first two volumes of this comic, published in Spain in 1977

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Episode 171: Reviews of The Eternaut, Nowhere Men #7, and Amazing Forest #1

Listen to the podcast! Disappear and Returns This week on The Comics Alternative podcast, Derek and Andy W. get back into the regular swing of things by discussing three recent titles, one book and two single issues. They begin with something that

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