Category Archives: Cartooning & comics

Cartoon: How Banning the Abortion Pill Works

Support my patreon and help me keep drawing these cartoons! I can’t always say what inspires any particular cartoon. But in this case, I know exactly. Jessica Valenti tweeted this: Not one anti-choice legislator has answered this question: If a … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Token White Male Character

I can only make these cartoons because of my supporters on Patreon! If you can spare it, please join them! A $1 pledge really matters. If you don’t pay attention to online discussions of diversity in media, well then: Good … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Debate Us You Cowards!

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Cartoon: Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

If you enjoy my cartoons, help me make more by supporting my patreon. A $1 pledge really helps! This is a cartoon from July, but I can’t find it on “Alas” or on leftycartoons.com, so I suspect I forgot to … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Say I’m Not A Racist!

Support me on Patreon – it’s how I make my living! A $1 pledge really helps. This cartoon was inspired by a public argument in Congress back in February: Cohen accused Trump of being “a racist” as a way to … Continue reading

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Cartoon: If A Fetus Could Talk

Help me make more cartoons by supporting my Patreon! Okay, this one is probably in bad taste. But every friend I showed this to while I was working on it laughed. The “fetus” in this strip – who is, like … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Dear (Some Of) My Fellow Lefties

Support my Patreon to help me make more cartoons! A $1 pledge matters a lot to me. When Trump won the Republican nomination, I wasn’t worried about what he’d do as President, because I was confident that Clinton would win. … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Climate Change and the Politics of Personal Purity

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Cartoon: Doctor Austerity

Help me keep drawing cartoons! Support my Patreon! A $1 pledge really matters to me. Austerity – the policy of cutting government social spending in order to appease fiscal hawks (and investors and creditors) – is arguably the most harmful … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Inheriting The Economy

This cartoon was drawn by Becky Hawkins. who I’ve collaborated with several times before. Help me make more cartoons: Support my patreon! A $1 pledge really helps. Becky and I started work on this comic in December of 2014. I … Continue reading

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