Secret Origins: Green Lantern "Freedom From Fear"

Title: Secret Origins: Green Lantern “Freedom From Fear”

Series Identifier: Found in Secret Origins #3 and Secret Origins vol 1

Format: Comic


  • Superheroes

Conversation Topic:

  • Family
  • Finding Oneself/Identity Development
  • Resilience

Relatable Experience:

  • Death
  • Making Others Worry
  • Trauma


  • Hal Jordan becomes a pilot to face the fear and sadness he feels about watching his father die in a plane crash.
  • Throughout the story, the comic asks “What would you do?”
  • Hal is reckless in flying, and is kicked out of the military for it. Possible conversation starter.
  • Hal witnesses another crash which gives him his powers, and he is able to see that he had one crash take things away, and another gave him a new beginning.


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