Creators Call For Fan Convention Boycott Over Co-Founder's Sexual Abuse Charges

Ed Kramer, the co-founder of Atlanta, Georgia’s Dragon*Con has been in trouble with the law for years. He’s recently been extradited back to the state on child-molestation charges dating back to 2000 and while he no longer claims association with the convention, he still receives financial compensation from it thanks to shares he holds in the corporation. As a response to the most recent events, some creators are calling for a boycott of Dragon*Con until they take steps to remove Kramer from the institution entirely.

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    Because this can only get better. *sigh*
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    Hmmm…
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    Well, this is unfortunate. DragonCon, from my limited experience, seems to be one of the most female-friendly and...
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    "DragonCon has had over 12 years to sever ties with this man, but has failed to do so. Although the convention’s...
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