Daily Briefing: April 12

Political Cartoon.

Political cartoons provide yet another avenue for commentary, explanation, or strong opinion in the arena of government and politics.

Examine the above political cartoon, and answer the following questions.

  1. What events, people, or ideas are conveyed in the cartoon?
  2. What symbols or features appear in the cartoon? What do these convey?
  3. What is the overall position of the cartoonist, what is he or she communicating.