I used to use Shakespeare comics to help students grasp the key points of Shakespeare.They helped make a complex play easier to understand. It was the same reasoning behind the brilliant series Horrible Histories that both our children loved. They learned more history reading those books and comics than they ever did at school.
A Whaleoil reader directed me to this comic that attempts to simplify and explain the history behind the so-called Islamic State. It tries to answer the question,”Where did Islamic State come from, and what does it really want?’
It is too long for me to reproduce it here so if you would like to read it please click here.