Despite beginning by punching out Adolf Hitler, Captain America has stayed relatively apolitical. He’s a soldier, doing what is ordered, sometimes rebelling against those orders when they are from a voice that is corrupt, but the actual political nuance has not bothered the character as much.
But that was Steve Rogers.
And this is from the new Sam Wilson: Captain America #1. When the ex-Falcon has been thinking. And possibly watching last night’s Democrat debate. And doesn’t want to just be a tool anymore.
So this is America. How do you think this is going to go down?
Basically what if Bernie Sanders was Captain America? Of course what many Americans see as a socialist, the rest of the world sees a right of centre, middle ground politician like Obama…
Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. Where, in conjunction with the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, Orbital is pleased to present French artist Boulet in a special live-draw event with whiskey tasting on October 19th. Book now…