Seth Tobocman grew up in Cleveland Heights. He has lived in Manhattan since 1978 and began publishing the radical comic book World War 3 Illustrated in 1979-80 with the help of Peter Kuper. Tobocman and Kuper, accompanied by many other artists, have worked on the title ever since. Tobocman is also a revolutionary and has been involved in anti-war and anti-globalization movements. He is the author of the books 'You Don't Have To Fuck People Over To Survive' and 'War in the Neighborhoud'. Tobocman has worked as an illustrator for the New York Times and other publications.