The Independent

The ‘Joker’ Controversy

Chuck Sipps, Arts and Life Editor

September 30, 2019

There has been a fair amount of concern surrounding Todd Phillips’ upcoming film “Joker.” A vocal group, including the families of the victims of mass shooting at a screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, found the film to be irresponsible considering today’s political and social climate. Their concer...

Marvel Phase 4

Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 4 Preview

August 5, 2019

With ‘Spider-Man Far From Home’ officially ending Phase 3 of the MCU, Marvel announced the upcoming...

An Interview with Julia Alekseyeva

June 24, 2017

Watch the Interview with the author of "Soviet Daughter".

Comics to look forward to this summer

Comics to look forward to this summer

May 22, 2017

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Vol. 3, Marvel Comics Amy Reeder (writer), Brandon Monclare (artist),...

GN - Staying Fit

GN – Staying Fit

April 12, 2017


GN - tax refund

GN – tax refund

March 29, 2017


Review: ‘Soviet Daughter: A Graphic Revolution'

Review: ‘Soviet Daughter: A Graphic Revolution’

February 7, 2017

In Julia Alekseyeva's memoir “Soviet Daughter,” Alekseyeva pays tribute to her great-grandmother Lola...

Cassie's Done It - Textbooks

Cassie’s Done It – Textbooks

January 25, 2017


Cassie's Done It - Christmas

Cassie’s Done It – Christmas

December 6, 2016


Life of Goldie

Life of Goldie

December 6, 2016


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