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Judge Dredd Is Basically Non-Fiction Now

Judge Dredd Is Basically Non-Fiction Now

The character of Judge Dredd was designed to be satirical, depicting the ultimate draconian cop. The world he inhabits was extremely authoritarianism, with strict laws against outsiders, walls around cities and rules that deny people basic rights. Um.

I’m Cartoonist Lucy Knisley, And This Is How I Parent

I’m Cartoonist Lucy Knisley, And This Is How I Parent

Lucy Knisley has made a career out of sketching her life. Her latest graphic novel Kid Gloves details her difficult transition into motherhood—from fertility problems to miscarriages to a near-death experience during childbirth. It’s both intimate and highly informative, illustrating the science and history of reproductive health. (I learned that…