• New Cartoonist: Ayman Alwusabi

    New Cartoonist: Ayman Alwusabi

    Ayman Alwusabi (aka Ayman Toon) is our second cartoonist from Yemen. Ayman is only 20 years old, but his work shows great potential. We are happy to give him a platform to show his work to an international audience.

    08 Feb 2016
  • South Sudan Comic No. 2

    South Sudan Comic No. 2

    In April 2015, we published South Sudan: Who Got What, a comic written by Alex de Waal and drawn by Victor Ndula. Over the past months, Alex and Victor have been working on the sequel, which will be published on Monday. Check out a preview on our blog.

    06 Feb 2016
  • New Cartoonist: José Antonio Rodríguez García

    New Cartoonist: José Antonio Rodríguez García

    José Antonio Rodríguez García is an illustrator and cartoonist from Mexico. He is editorial cartoonist for the newspaper La Voz de Michoacán in Mexico and the magazine Negratinta in Spain.

    02 Feb 2016
  • Egyptian Cartoonist Arrested

    Egyptian Cartoonist Arrested

    Popular Egyptian cartoonist Islam Gawish was arrested Sunday on charges of running a website without a license. His arrest is the latest escalation of a campaign to silence the government’s online critics. Arab cartoonists haven been quick to respond; you can see a collection of support cartoons here.

    01 Feb 2016
  • thINK


    UK cartoonist Polyp is running a Kickstarter campaign to fund thINK, ’56 pages of satire-coated ammunition, waiting to be loaded and aimed at superstition, irrationality and anti-science delusions.’ Although he has a fair few books in print, this one is proving too hot to handle for publishers. That alone should be reason enough to check this project out.

    26 Jan 2016
  • Comic: CTRL

    Comic: CTRL

    This Wednesday we’ll publish a comic by Mei-Li Nieuwland, about the importance of online privacy. The comic was originally published in Dutch on visual journalism platform Mindshakes; we’ll be premiering the comic in English because we think it’s worth sharing with an international audience.

    25 Jan 2016
  • New Cartoonist: Bart van Leeuwen

    New Cartoonist: Bart van Leeuwen

    Bart van Leeuwen is a Dutch illustrator. After he was commissioned by The Guardian for a cartoonish illustration he decided to devote part of his time to political cartooning. His main tool is Photoshop. Check out more of his work here.

    20 Jan 2016
  • Ares Wins UN Cartoon Award

    Ares Wins UN Cartoon Award

    Cuban artist Ares has won the grand prize in the United Nations/Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Award 2015 with a cartoon made in the wake of the attack on Charlie Hebdo. This cartoon was also published by Cartoon Movement.

    16 Jan 2016
  • New Cartoonist: Abdelghani Dahdouh

    New Cartoonist: Abdelghani Dahdouh

    Abdelghani Dahdouh is a cartoonist from Morocco. How work has been published in several Moroccan newspapers. He is also general coordinator of the National Festival of Caricature, an annual event in Chefchaouen, Morocco.

    15 Jan 2016
  • New Cartoonist: Gary Waters

    New Cartoonist: Gary Waters

    Gary Waters joined us in December, but we haven’t had a chance to introduce him until now. Gary is an illustrator living in France. His work has appeared in the Wall Street journal, the New York Times and the European Financial Review and many other publications.

    13 Jan 2016
  • 2015 in Cartoons

    2015 in Cartoons

    One year ago, 11 people were murdered in Paris in an attack on the headquarters of Charlie Hebdo. By way of anniversary, we take a look at the past year on our blog and discuss some of the most powerful cartoons we published in 2015.

    07 Jan 2016
  • Happy New Year!

    Happy New Year!

    All the very best wishes to everyone for 2016! We will continue to strive to be the best place to visit for international political cartoons and comics offering different and challenging perspectives on the world.

    04 Jan 2016
  • Happy Holidays!

    Happy Holidays!

    After what has been one of the most turbulent years ever for political cartooning, we are taking a break. We’ll be back with more cartoons, comics and related projects on January 4. For now, we hope everyone has a great Christmas and we wish you all the very best for 2016!

    23 Dec 2015
  • Peace and Justice in Bulgaria

    Peace and Justice in Bulgaria

    Our Peace and Justice project is currently on display in Bulgaria, at Sofia University. For those of you who are on Facebook, photo reports of the exhibition can be found here and here.

    17 Dec 2015
  • New Cartoonist: Birol Çün

    New Cartoonist: Birol Çün

    Birol Çün is a cartoonist from Izmir in Turkey. He has been drawing since 1977 and has won numerous international awards for his cartoons, which have been published in the famous magazine Girgir and the magazines that succeeded this title. Check out his website to see more of his work.

    14 Dec 2015