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Political cartoonist Jon Richards has an old school style but a new school sensibility. Whether he’s skewering Republicans or Democrats, he always has a sharp eye for the political hypocrisy of the moment. Here are a few of our favorite Richards cartoons of 2022.
A safe in a golf resort can count as top secret — if no one knows about it.
Justice should not be blind. The reality if the Supreme Court does overturn Roe v. Wade is as obvious as it is bleak.
A Newsworthy Conflict
Will Smith’s Oscars slap inspired US opinionators to delve deeper in analyzing important outbreaks of violence.
Don’t Say Disney
Angry over the Walt Disney Company’s opposition to his controversial “Don’t Say Gay” anti-LGBT bill, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) and other right-wing culture warriors are painting a different picture of the beloved cartoon characters.
Who is the militia fighting, anyway?
Whose Yacht Is It, Anyway?
As countries seize assets tied to sanctioned Russian business and political leaders, owners of superyachts linked to Vladmir Putin and his associates via a web of shell companies are asking a key question: Whose yacht is it, anyway?
To Kill a Moron Bird
Elon Musk may kill Twitter, but it’s not exactly a healthy animal, is it?
Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) logic seems a little unhinged.
God Save Us All
Trump goes for the lifetime appointment.
Fair Weather Fiends
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) finds it in his heart to ask the hated feds for relief funds.