Bashar al-Assad with his Hitleresque mustache, Bashar al-Assad being existential, Bashar al-Assad covering his ears, Bashar al-Assad dodging bullets. Just some of the images you’ll see in this group of cartoons about the deteriorating situation in Syria. Includes cartoons by two Syrian cartoonists: Juan Zero and Saad Hajo
You’ll see ski masks, tights, and short skirts in these cartoons about Pussy Riot, the Russian punk band whose members have been sentenced to two years in jail for taking to the altar of Moscow’s main cathedral in February to belt out a song against Russian President Vladimir P
Gruesome images out of Syria are moving cartoonists around the globe to comment. Their observations graphic, without a shred of nuance. The main villain is Syria’s Bashar al-Assad with supporting roles played by Russia and China.