Thu
Mar 29 2012 12:15pm

Would Spider-Man Get Shot in a Hoodie? Webcomic Comments on Trayvon Martin Shooting

Trayvon Martin shooting controversy as depicted by Spider-ManWe were a bit taken aback this morning by the latest installment from webcomics series Let’s Be Friends Again. In three panels, creators Curt Franklin and Chris Haley bring a startling clarity to the racial context behind the ongoing Trayvon Martin shooting controversy, utilizing the character of Miles Morales, the teen of African-American and Latino descent who recently took up the mantle of Spider-Man in the Ultimate Comics Marvel comic book.

Click the first link or the panel to see the entire comic.

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PR
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Wow, Trayvon subtly compared to Ner Do Well Crime Fighter. Startling clarity?

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