Hero Nation

Hero Nation

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Celebrating Diversity!


Alone Together
Mar 27 • 45 min
#9: Breck and Sophia break down their favorite pandemic-themed comics and entertainment. Notes/Resources: Centers for Disease Control – Taking Care of Your Emotional Health – https://emergency.cdc.gov/coping/selfcare.asp Preparation and Response Plan;…
Supercouples in Comic Books
Feb 11 • 43 min
#8: Breck and Sophia list off some of their favorite interracial/interspecies couples in comic books, give some relationship advice and ultimately find that the best superpower anyone can possess is… Love. Links: Trevor Lifeline –…
Using Music and Comic Books in the Classroom and in Therapy
Sep 26, 2019 • 29 min
#7: The Hero Nation team discusses the healing power of music and comic books in the classroom and in therapy and share a few of their favorite resources. Resources for Educators and Mental Health Professionals: https://www.musictherapy.org/…
Racebending and Whitewashing: What’s the Difference?
Jul 10, 2019 • 32 min
#6: Breck and Sophia discuss the important differences between racebending and whitewashing in comics and the media.
Biracial and Multiracial Superheroes
Apr 26, 2019 • 35 min
#5: Breck and Sophia discuss superheroes of mixed racial and cultural heritage and the importance of celebrating all parts of ourselves and others!
Captain Marvel: Don’t Try to Fit In… Just Fly
Mar 6, 2019 • 39 min
#4: The Hero Nation team discusses Captain Marvel and unpacks some of the controversy surrounding the movie. One thing is for sure though, Breck and Sophia will be first in line to support Carol Danvers and all she stands for!
Native American Superheroes
Nov 30, 2018 • 50 min
#3: Join the Hero Nation team as they discuss Native American superheroes, give pointers on how to avoid cultural appropriation at the next Comic-Con and continue to spread Stan Lee’s message that the world needs heroes and role models in all forms.
Black Superheroes
Oct 12, 2018 • 49 min
#2: Sophia and Breck discuss Milestone Media, Static, Luke Cage and Black Lightning. Listen to how these characters are taking on real life villains like racism, drugs, inequality and the bad costumes of the 70s. Sophia surprisingly falls in love with a…
Muslim Superheroes
Aug 24, 2018 • 59 min
#1: Join Breck and Sophia as they discuss the importance of diversity in media and Muslim superheroes like Ms. Marvel, Green Lantern Simon Baz, Monet St. Croix, Wise Son, and Dust!