25 Oct

Everything Begins with a Story: Fighting ISIS with Comic Books

 

Jordanian social activist, Suleiman Bakhit discusses fighting ISIS with comic books:

“Everything begins with a story…Narratives and myths give us a sense of purpose, they give us a compelling sense of direction in our lives.”

“There is a huge need for positive role models and positive narratives…We must develop a counter mythology based on healthy shame, based on personal narratives of love, and most importantly of male and female heroines.”

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