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Darren Cullen
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Syria & Iraq
In case you were confused by the current situation in Syria and Iraq I drew this helpful map to clear up just who's side everyone is on. When the British government talks about intervening in Syria it would be interesting to know who they actually want to w...
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Exhibition
Action Man: Battlefield Casualties exhibition on this weekend for Armed Forces Day, at Red Gallery, 1-3 Rivington Street, London ( Map ). Open 12-8pm. Includes the toys themselves, dioramas and a screening of the film. Closes 2nd July. www.battlefieldcasual...
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ELCAF
I'm going to be doing a stall of my work at this weekend's ELCAF festival, both days, at The Laundry, Hackney.
Tickets available on the website. It's going to be great.
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Bird Spotting
I've illustrated this handy guide to help you identify the birds in your garden or local park. Click for larger version Available as a limited edition print: http://etsy.me/1B7vR26
I've illustrated this handy guide to help you identify the birds in your garden or local park.
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New Army Mugs
My new 'MAKE STUFF DEAD' Army mugs are just £8 and come with an unsettlingly colourful presentation box. Get them here .
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Great article about www.battlefieldcasualties.co.uk
A charity insists the reality of military service is "dirty" and "ugly" - not the glossy image portrayed in recruitment videos.
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Action Man: Battlefield Casualties
The Action Man: Battlefield Casualtie s film I wrote for Veterans for Peace UK , directed by Price James (Agile Films) and featuring Matt Berry is now online. You can watch it above but please share our dedicated website www.battlefieldcasualties.co.uk whic...
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The Birth of Palestine
First two pages of a comic I'm working on in an attempt to reframe the history of Israel/Palestine.
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Thatcher Museum
I've begun the process of opening a proper Thatcher Museum in London as a counterpoint to the official Thatcher Museum. One that addresses her genuine legacy, that includes her friendship with dictators and genocidal regimes like Augusto Pinochet, Saddam Hu...
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Action Man: Battlefield Casualties
For the last year I've been working with Veterans for Peace UK and the director Price James  (Agile Films) on turning my Action Man: Battlefield Casualties toys into full blown toy adverts. The three short films for PTSD Action Man, Paralysed Action Man, an...
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Offer
You can get both of my comics for just £10 if you select the correct option in the drop down menu on this Etsy listing .
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Scots voting no to independence would be an astonishing act of self-harm...
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England is dysfunctional, corrupt and vastly unequal. Who on earth would want to be tied to such a country?

Daniel Ellsberg: Snowden would not get a fair trial – and Kerry is wrong...
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Edward Snowden is the greatest patriot whistleblower of our time, and he knows what I learned more than four decades ago: until the Espionag

Renaissance Space Invaders art
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Artist Dan Hernandez painted a gorgeous series of frescoes depicting Space Invaders and other vintage game screengrabs as Renaissance and By

Michael Jackson
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Click for larger size. EXHIBITION NEWS - Next month I'm going to Brighton for a week-long residency with an exhibition on the 8th March at t

Crystal Baws: February 2014 | Horoscopes | The Skinny
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The only guests at your birthday party are the crabs that live in your groin. And they leave halfway through.

Revealed: the day Guardian destroyed Snowden hard drives under watchful ...
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On Saturday 20 July 2013, in the basement of the Guardian's office in Kings Cross, London, watched by two GCHQ technicians, Guardian editors

Crystal Baws: November 2013 | Horoscopes | The Skinny
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SAGITTARIUS You join a delusional cult who believe the crackpot idea that events in your life are connected to the month you were born and t

Extremist religion is at root of 21st-century wars, says Tony Blair
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Former prime minister will reignite debate on Iraq as he calls on governments to switch tactics

Capturing images of bystanders by zooming in on pictures of corneas
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In Identifiable Images of Bystanders Extracted from Corneal Reflections, British psychology researchers Rob Jenkins and Christie Kerr show t

Why I hate Get Lucky, everyone's favourite song of 2013
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Tim Jonze insists Daft Punk's ubiquitous hit is musically, lyrically and spiritually bereft, and that's why he can't stand it – or you, for

New London police powers: the right to bite
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Britons, take note: Spelling Mistakes Cost Lives has a timely reminder about the London Police's new powers. The new biting powers will be u

What Nelson Mandela's life tells us about the legitimacy of "democratic ...
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This morning, as I listened to the BBC World Service on Mandela, I found myself pondering what it meant that he was South Africa's "first de

Join the Army by Darren Cullen | Book Review | The Skinny
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Join the Army has the capacity to offend a lot of people. A pull-out concertina-style jumble of adverts and comics, parodying recruitment ma

Darren Cullen: Unto the Breach | Interview | The Skinny
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No stranger to controversy, we ask Darren Cullen some probing questions about Join the Army, his inevitably divisive concertina comic on the

In the lucky country of Australia apartheid is alive and kicking
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John Pilger: The richest country on Earth writes Aboriginal people out of history and pushes them to the margins. Like South Africa 30 years

Soldier worship blinds Britain to the grim reality of war
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Joe Glenton: A Royal Marine's murder of a wounded Afghan in his custody lays bare the truth of military campaigns

The first world war: the real lessons of this savage imperial bloodbath
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Seumas Milne: David Cameron wants to turn the first world war into a focus of national pride. That should be resisted every step of the way

British army criticised for recruiting 16-year-olds - video
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David Buck joined the army at 17 but now feels he was conned by misleading recruitment marketing

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