World Gives America One Year to Stop Trump or Face Sanctions

April 11, 2019

Several countries have already withdrawn recognition of the Trump government and recognized Nancy Pelosi instead as the legitimate leader of the country. The deputy assistant undersecretary general of the United Nations has given the United States a one-year warning. If the country doesn’t...

Halloween Fright: Donald Trump’s Victory Address to the Nation

October 31, 2016

As America awaits election results, Donald Trump reveals the real reason he ran for president. New York, November 9, 2016. Suspense reigns as the last polling stations in Hawaii closed hours ago following one of the most bizarre election campaigns in the history of the United States. At this...

The Allegory of the Hunter-Turned-Hunted

February 04, 2014

The auctioning of a permit to hunt Black Horned Rhinos has unintended consequences. Animal rights activists around the world are outraged by the recent auctioning of a permit by the Namibian government to the Dallas Safari Club to kill a Black Horned Rhino. Needless to say, this...

The Allegory of the Canceled Christmas

December 22, 2013

The diplomatic spat between the US and India has unintended global consequences. Christmas seems unlikely to come for millions of children around the world this year, as an increasingly bitter dispute between Utopia and the Federal Democratic Republic of Lapland grows over the recent arrest and...

Under Morsi: Red Lines Gone Gray (Part 1/2)

October 04, 2013

Political cartoons are useful survey instruments for mapping permissible speech in Egypt. This is the first of a two part series. The job of political cartoonists is to push the envelope. But what happens when the size and shape of the envelope changes? That, in effect, is what has been happening...