February 28, 2011 The bloodshed continues in Libya as the country appears headed toward a civil war. Many have criticized President Obama as being too timid. Cartoonists Daryl Cagle and Eric Allie argue America should be doing more.
February 27, 2011 President Obama believes that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional and has ordered his administration to stop defending it in court. It's a split decision for cartoonists Gary McCoy and Pat Bagley.
February 25, 2011 Are unions necessary or an unnecessary evil? Cartoonists Mike Keefe and Nate Beeler argue about whether we need them.
February 24, 2011 As Moammar Gadhafi promised to fight to his "last drop of blood," world oil prices reached $100 a barrel. Cartoonists Graeme MacKay and Jimmy Margulies, think things could get worse.
February 23, 2011 Governor Walker of Wisconsin claims his Budget Repair Bill, which curtails the power of public employee's unions, is necessary to balance the state budget. Protesters in Madison, the state capitol, say he's out to destroy the unions. Cartoonists Dave Fitzsimmons and Phil Hands choose sides.
February 22, 2011 Moammar Gadhafi of Libya and King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain have used deadly force against the pro-democracy protesters in their countries. Cartoonists Jimmy Margulies and Peter Broelman rate the two leaders' chances for success.
February 21, 2011 Cartoonists Ed Hall and Olle Johansson help us celebrate George Washington, the father of our country and Abraham Lincoln who gave his life preserving it. Their examples are particularly pertinent today; a general who willingly submitted to the will of the people and a leader who held elections he could have lost, in the middle of a civil war.
February 20, 2011 As a peaceful movement for democracy sweeps through the Arab world, old ways of thinking are being swept aside. Cartoonists Dave Granlund and Pat Bagley note that you don't have to be a dictator to be unhappy with the results.
February 18, 2011 Italy's Silvio Berlusconi has been indicted, and will stand trial on April 6, on charges of paying to have sex with a minor and abuse of office. Cartoonists Petar Pismestrovic and Olle Johansson ask, have Italians said basta! to their 74 year-old Prime Minister?
February 17, 2011 The so-called "entitlements", Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security make up 57 percent of the federal budget. But neither the Democrats nor the Republicans have been willing to tackle the programs. Cartoonists Adam Zyglis and Dave Fitzsimmons wonder when and how we'll begin making changes.
February 16, 2011 In praising the recent changes in Egypt, Iran's President, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad described today's youth as "wiser and more revolutionary," yet pro-democracy demonstrations in his own country continue to be suppressed. Cartoonists Joep Bertrams and Eric Allie wonder if the renewed protests in Tehran will have a different outcome.
February 15, 2011 President Obama's proposed budget has billions in cuts for programs like the The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program which serve the poor and elderly. But Republicans say he's still "spending too much, taxing too much, and borrowing too much." Cartoonists Taylor Jones and Pat Bagley have their own views on the President's budget.
February 14, 2011 Whether it was GOP internal fights about the promise of $100 billion in budget cuts, or criticism of U.S. support for Egyptian protesters, it seems like everyone could use some humble pie this Valentine's day. Cartoonists Nate Beeler and R.J. Matson deliver enough to go around.
February 13, 2011 This Valentine's day comes amid news of uprisings in the Middle East, budget fights in Congress, and record bad weather. In the midst of all that, cartoonists Dave Fitzsimmons and Joe Heller remind you to do something sweet for your sweetie.
February 11, 2011 On Thursday afternoon, after weeks of anti-government protests, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak announced that he was finally stepping down from the presidency. Cartoonists Brian Adcock and Arend van Dam give us their first impressions.
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