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Dear Capitalist, Leave Me the Hell Alone on My Day Off

Dear Capitalist, Leave Me the Hell Alone on My Day Off

Skewed News — It’s apparently not enough that you consume all our hours and energy, squeezing us so hard that we turn into miserable wrecks just so you can stuff your face with gourmet food and pay your golf club membership. It’s not enough that we that we work so hard at your crappy jobs that we become dry exhausted […]

by · September 15, 2015 · 1 comment · Cartoons, Economy, Editorial
Why are Donald Trump's poll numbers constantly increasing? Because he has streamlined the electoral process.

The Trump Factor

Why are Donald Trump’s poll numbers constantly increasing? Because he has streamlined the electoral process.

by · September 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Politics
A controversial photo of a 3-year-old Syrian boy who drowned on a beach in Turkey obscured an uncomfortable fact about the Syrian refugee crisis. There wouldn't be a war in Syria right now if President Obama hadn't armed and funded the Free Syria Army, a branch of which eventually became ISIS.

Harshing My War

A controversial photo of a 3-year-old Syrian boy who drowned on a beach in Turkey obscured an uncomfortable fact about the Syrian refugee crisis. There wouldn’t be a war in Syria right now if President Obama hadn’t armed and funded the Free Syria Army, a branch of which eventually became ISIS.

by · September 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Politics, War
Donald Trump is leading in the polls, but Republican Party leaders are trying to get rid of him because they don't want him to be the Republican nominee for President. Whatever happened to democracy?

Democracy

Donald Trump is leading in the polls, but Republican Party leaders are trying to get rid of him because they don’t want him to be the Republican nominee for President. Whatever happened to democracy?

by · September 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Politics
Buck Up, Revolutionary Soldier

Buck Up, Revolutionary Soldier

Skewed News — Last week an alcoholic stood up in a sweltering meeting hall and promised his fellow workers that he’d stop drinking, so he could participate more effectively in the class struggle. He asked them to hold him to account, and they agreed to do so. The pain of living under capitalism is bad. The eviction notice, the shocking […]

by · September 9, 2015 · 6 comments · Cartoons, Editorial, Politics
For months, Hillary Clinton has refused to apologize for using a private email server to handle her State Department emails. Now, after party officials alarmed at her fall in the polls and the ascent of Bernie Sanders pressured her, she has finally taken responsibility. Could her vote for Bush's Iraq War be next? Nah.

Being Hillary Means Never Having to Say You’re Sorry

Now let’s talk about Iraq.

by · September 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Politics, War
Robots, Step Aside: The Gravediggers of Capitalism are Still Flesh and Blood Workers

Robots, Step Aside: The Gravediggers of Capitalism are Still Flesh and Blood Workers

Skewed News —When they’re not terrifyingly militarized Terminator-style, robots are marketed as amazing and cool, even cute and cuddly. The prevailing myth was that they’d perform tasks and chores we don’t enjoy while we’d sit by the pool sipping margaritas. But what no one told us was that our lives of leisure would be spent without any money to pay […]

by · August 31, 2015 · 1 comment · Cartoons, Economy, Editorial
U.S. Workers: Don’t Be Anti-Immigrant Chumps for Capitalists

U.S. Workers: Don’t Be Anti-Immigrant Chumps for Capitalists

Skewed News —“There should be a law…to keep all them I-talians from comin’ in and takin’ the bread out of the mouths of honest people.” – Irish woman in the US, 1892. “We just don’t like you illegal bitches coming to our home trying to fuck it up like you did Mexico.” – Facebook comment by a scaffold builder in […]

The Capitalist Pincer Strategy: Smothering the Working Class Between Two Butt-Cheeks in the Same Rotten Pair of Pants

The Capitalist Pincer Strategy: Smothering the Working Class Between Two Butt-Cheeks in the Same Rotten Pair of Pants

Skewed News — The stagnation of the global economy isn’t a passing phase. It’s structural. Everything capitalists do to try to overcome it just makes it worse. From Greece to Puerto Rico to China to the US to many other places, its weakness is spreading. Easing credit has failed to spur growth, as has the lowering of interest rates to […]

by · August 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Editorial, Politics
The LAPD Told the LA Times to Fire Me. Here’s How It Went.

The LAPD Told the LA Times to Fire Me. Here’s How It Went.

The LAPD likes to brutalize civilians. But it doesn’t like cartoons that call them out. So it had the LA Times fire me.

by · August 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Cartoons, Media