Who’s your symbol for strength in the DC universe? I’m sure a lot of you are thinking Superman or Batman right now. They’ve certainly got the physical strength and fortitude to make them the perfect candidates. While Batman is my all-time favorite character in comics, he’s not the first person I look to when I need to be reminded to keep fighting in this world. For that I look to Oracle.
If you hadn't heard the big news yet, as part of the post-Flashpoint DC Universe, Oracle is no more. Barbara Gordon picks up her Batgirl suit.
As you can imagine, as a wheelchair-using redhead who also happens to be a huge DC fan, I had a few thoughts on the drastic change. You can read them all in my op/ed on Newsarama titled, ORACLE Is Stronger Than BATGIRL Will Ever Be.