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Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and National Coalition Against Censorship Release a Comic Book to Help Protect Students’ Rights!

Advocacy groups Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and National Coalition Against Censorship have released a new comic book to help protect students’ rights in light of millions of American students asserting their First Amendment rights in protests across the country.

Be Heard! is a free comic by cartoonist Kai Texel that outlines best practices to help kids assert their rights to speech, protest, assembly and petition, warns about risks, and provides resources to get more help.

Be Heard! is available for free from CBLDF & NCAC.

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CBLDF and Valiant Debut Joint Fundraising Activities for NYCC 2017!

The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund (CBLDF) and comics publisher Valiant Entertainment are joining forces to offer an exclusive fan experience that benefits the CBLDF’s important work in protecting the First Amendment and the freedom to read comics.

For donations beginning at just $100, qualifying fans can obtain an all-access tour of Valiant HQ – located just steps from New York Comic Con’s central nerve center at the Javits Center – as well as rare and limited-edition Valiant comics and merchandise, the opportunity for one-on-one signings with Valiant creators and staff, and more.

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VIZ Media Joins CBLDF, Co-Releases Manga Book Club Resource!

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VIZ Media has joined the Comic book Legal Defense Fund as a corporate member and is releasing the Manga Book Club Handbook – a resource designed to help retailers and libraries make use of manga in their communities.

Other corporate partners of the CBLDF include: Abrams, Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab, BOOM! Studios, comiXology, Dark Horse Comics, DC Entertainment, DCBS.com, Diamond Comic Distributors, Half Price Books, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, Oni Press, Neverwear, Penguin Random House, ReedPOP, Scholastic, SPX, TFAW.com, Valiant, and the Will and Ann Eisner Family Foundation.

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Comic-Con 2016: Valiant Entertainment Shows Faith In the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund!

Valiant Entertainment is bringing a special limited edition of its hit comic Faith #1 to Comic-Con 2016, with a Con-specific cover by Ronald Wimberly (Prince of Cats, She-Hulk), in support of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.

The special edition of 1,000 copies will be available only at the CBLDF booth – will all proceeds going to the Fund. Details follow the jump.

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BOOM! Studios Partners With Humble Bundle To Benefit Comic Book Legal Defense Fund!

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BOOM! Studios has set up a bundle of its titles to be downloaded from Humble Bundle to benefit the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. The cost of the basic bundle is, essentially, pay what you want – but if a buyer chooses to pay more than the average amount shown on the page, more titles become available – over 90 issues of BOOM! Studio titles in all.

The money goes to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund – a non-profit organization that is dedicated to the protection of first amendment rights for the comic book form. For a list of titles available through the Humble Bundle offer – and a link to the BOOM! Studios/Humble Bundle page, follow the jump.

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