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Dominick Grace - "Unorthodox Economic Revenge": Cerebus and Social Justice
conference contributionposted on 2020-06-29, 15:52 authored by Dominick Grace
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In High Society, Dave Sim uses Moon Roach as part of his strategy of critiquing the idea of the superhero as social justice warrior. Rather than an independent agent seeking "unorthodox economic revenge" for the oppressed masses, Moon Roach is co-opted by the system, becoming instead part of the machinery of oppression.