Play with fire …

– The beating that Syrian cartoonist Ali Ferzat received at the hands of Bashir al-Assad’s thugs has received coverage all over the world. As a practicing cartoonist myself, Ferzat’s broken hands are a powerful symbol of the price many non-Western...

In the words of The Bard …

– Borrowing from the Bard is a long-standing tradition in political cartooning. From Hamlet and Yorick, a mad Lear, Puck from Midsummer’s Night Dream — Shakespeare’s characters easily lend themselves to political parody. A cartoonist I admire once...