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Alone Together
March 27, 2020

#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.

Supercouples in Comic Books
February 11, 2020

#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 – https://www.

Using Music and Comic Books in the Classroom and in Therapy
September 26, 2019

#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.

Racebending and Whitewashing: What’s the Difference?
July 10, 2019

#6: Breck and Sophia discuss the important differences between racebending and whitewashing in comics and the media.

Biracial and Multiracial Superheroes
April 26, 2019

#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
March 07, 2019

#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!

Geek Therapy Patreon Special Offer
February 02, 2019

Geek Therapy’s Josué Cardona has hijacked this feed to make a special announcement. The Geek Therapy Network, including Hero Nation, is brought to you in part by member of Geek Therapy on Patreon. For the month of February GT is holding a special offer...

Native American Superheroes
November 30, 2018

#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
October 12, 2018

#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.

Muslim Superheroes
August 24, 2018

#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!