Paul Von Blum

With the rise of Black Lives Matter, the publication of Civil Rights For Beginners becomes especially timely. Paul Von Blum’s “documentary comic book” boils down centuries of African American resistance from slave ship revolts through th... more


 PaulRobeson was among the most famous African Americans in the 1930s. A decadelater he was frozen out of the national consciousness, and remainshalf-forgotten, according to Paul von Blum. In his book Paul Robeson for Begi.. more

I Hate Hollywood

In December 2009, the New York Post reported on the 175-square-foot Manhattan apartment recently purchased by Christopher Prokop and his wife for $150,000, with $700 monthly maintenance fees. But residents of even smaller Manhattan digs tol... more

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