Green Lantern Special #1


“With This Ring…!”

  • written by James Owsley
  • pencils by Tod Smith
  • inks by Denis Rodier
  • John Stewart is extradited to apartheid South Nambia for crimes attributed to him but actually done by Hal Jordan
  • Hal Jordan visits Oa and gets another ring from the last Guardian, who rides a motorcycle
  • Jordan gives the new ring to Stewart in prison, but Stewart denies it until he is savagely beaten
  • Stewart breaks out of jail and joins anti-apartheid revolutionaries who turn out to promote indiscriminate violence
  • Superman speaks with Hal Jordan, who intercedes with Stewart
  • confronted by Jordan, Stewart has a change of heart and goes into space

38 pages

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