Captain America vs. Richard Nixon: The Secret Empire Saga. Part One of Two.
Originally published in Fall 2015 issue of Jacklordshair.com The early 1970’s were an uncertain time for Marvel Comics fans. The Silver Age of Comics was coming to a close and most of the key figures who had built the Marvel universe were gone. Steve Ditko left Marvel in 1966, Jack Kirby left Marvel in 1970, and Stan Lee stopped writing for Marvel in 1972, taking on the role of publisher. The loss of key creative figures left a vacuum in the Marvel Bullpen. Fortunately for