Confederate Flags And Marriage Equality From Image Comics

Image Comics are getting more topical than ever in their promotions. Southern Bastards co-creator Jason Latour posts on Facebook,

We were going to wait till next week to post this but in light of stuff happening at the SC capitol today, Jason and I think the timing is right. Presently working on a way to offer proceeds from this SOUTHERN BASTARDS #10 variant to Charleston Shooting victims

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While Image Comics is celebrating the Supreme Court ruling in favour of recognising the equality of marriage in all states by giving away the first issue of Wilfredo Torres' and Mark Millar's Jupiter's Circle #1, about a closeted gay superhero in the late fifties and the prequel to Jupiter's Legacy.

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Maybe someone could find an inclusive compromise?

 

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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