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Ed Hillyer – also known as ILYA – has more than 30 years experience as a comic book writer, artist and editor, published internationally by Marvel, DC and Dark Horse in the USA, Kodansha in Japan, and numerous independent companies worldwide.

A young boy wears a gas mask to protect himself from the fumes during a fire in Kibera, the largest slum in Nairobi, Kenya. DONWILSON ODHIAMBO/Sopa Images/Lightrocket via Getty

To protect life

Covid-19 has shown us that swift action on global health is possible, even if it still falls short. What could we achieve, asks Amy Hall, if we took an urgent approach to air pollution, another widespread killer?

Latest issue: April 2020

The fight for clean air

Articles by ILYA

Sankara's platform centred on anti-imperialism
We look at the life of Thomas Sankara, a Burkinabè revolutionary and President of Burkina Faso from 1983 to 1987.
From revolt to revolution: the story of Toussaint Louverture, former slave and military leader of the Haitian revolution, as...
The tragic, heroic story of Congo’s first prime minister. By ILYA.

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