Tag Archives: Political Cartoons

A Talk With Political Cartoonists Eric Garcia and Angelo Lopez – March 2019

On March 20, 2019 I participated in a talk on political cartoons with fellow political cartoonist Eric Garcia at the Art Boutiki in San Jose. It was a fun an informative talk. It was cool to listen to Eric’s philosophy … Continue reading

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Charlie Hebdo and Religious Extremism

When I first heard about the murder of the cartoonists of the Charlie Hebdo magazine, I was in extreme shock. Friends called me up and asked what I thought. I went instantly to Facebook to see how other cartoonists were … Continue reading

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The Cartoonists Rights Network International

Last week’s news about the deaths of 12 people of the Charlie Hebdo magazine has sent a shock wave in the political cartooning community. The death of the staff due to Charlie Hebdo’s cartoons by Islamic extremists is an assault … Continue reading

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An Interview With Political Cartoonist Junco Canche

One of the best up and coming political cartoonists in the nation is Joaquin Junco Jr, aka “Junco Canché”. Junco is the political cartoonist for El Coyote Crossing Borders and the San Diego Free Press, and he has had cartoons … Continue reading

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Winning the Sigma Delta Chi Award

This week it was announced that I won the Sigma Delta Chi award for editorial cartoons for newspapers with a circulation of less than 100,000 readers. I have never won any awards for my cartoons before and am honored to … Continue reading

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Jasper Takes A Car Trip

I created the dialogue for this cartoon from snatches of conversations that I had during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. During the holidays I had several conversations with friends and relatives about politics, religion and life in general. Like most … Continue reading

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An Interview With Cartoonist Jimmy Margulies

One of the nicest and most thoughtful persons that I met in the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists is Jimmy Margulies. Jimmy Margulies was editorial cartoonist for 22 years at The Record in northern New Jersey, and he continues to … Continue reading

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An Interview With Cartoonist Ted Rall

One of the inspirations that got me to start interviewing people was reading the Attitude books that Ted Rall did in the early 2000s of interviews of alternative cartoonists. Ted Rall is one of the most incisive cartoonists today. He … Continue reading

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An Interview With Cartoonist Peter Evans

Three years ago, when I attended the Portland AAEC convention, I met Florida cartoonist Peter Evans and his lovely wife Juana. Peter Evans is a well traveled man who was born in England and began his art career in advertising … Continue reading

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An Interview With Cartoonist Gustavo Rodriguez

When I attended the Association of American Editorial Cartoonist convention last year in Washington D.C. I met many great cartoonists. One of the best cartoonists in the country is Gustavo Rodriquez, who is based in Florida. Born in Havana, Cuba … Continue reading

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