Editorial Cartoons

By The Mercury News | Interesting and provocative editorial cartoons about President Trump, the U.S. Congress and other issues of the day.

Political cartoons: Omarosa vs. Trump

In the latest round between President Donald Trump and his former White House aide, Omarosa Manigault Newman, Trump’s campaign has filed an …

Political cartoons: California wildfires and President Trump’s ‘baffling’ tweets

As California firefighters battle several major blazes across the state, including the largest in its history, the Mendocino Complex fire, President …

California Wildfires

Political cartoons: Trump-Putin summit

Political cartoonists weighed in on President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s meeting.<p>Click here if viewing from a mobile …

Political cartoons: Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s pick for Supreme Court

Political cartoonists had much to say about U.S. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nomination for the United States Supreme …

Political cartoons: The nation celebrates Fourth of July

Political cartoonists salute Independence Day, or the Fourth of July.<p>Click here if viewing from a mobile device.

Political cartoons: Justice Kennedy retires, Capital Gazette shooting

Headlines this week were dominated by news that Justice Anthony Kennedy, a swing vote on the Supreme Court, will retire next month and that a man has …

Political cartoons: Donald Trump’s reversal and Melania’s fashion statement

Political cartoonists take a look at President Trump’s reversal on his family separation policy and Melania’s odd fashion statement.<p>Click here if …

Political cartoons: Trump’s family separation policy

Political cartoonists tackle President Donald Trump’s policy to separate parents from their children as part of more aggressive prosecution of …

Cartoons: Happy Father’s Day

Political cartoonists salute Father’s Day.<p>Click here if viewing from a mobile device.

Political cartoons of the week: Anthony Bourdain, Bill Clinton, Miss America, and more

Click here if viewing from a mobile device.<p>Political cartoonists this week remember celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, scratch their heads over new …

Political cartoons: Roseanne, Samantha Bee and more

This week, two tv personalities made offensive remarks about political figures. Roseanne Barr went on a racist rant on Twitter about Valerie Jarrett, …

Political cartoons: Memorial Day 2018

Political cartoonists celebrate Memorial Day 2018 and remember the people who died while serving in America’s armed forces.

Cartoons this week: Texas school shooting, Royal wedding, Hawaii volcano, more

Cartoonists take a look at hot topics this week from the Santa Fe High School shooting in Texas to the royal nuptials between Prince Harry and Meghan …

Menlo Park: Comic lovers to descend on library this weekend in new tradition

A new tradition in Menlo Park briefly transforms the downtown library into something akin to Halloween in May.<p>For the third consecutive year, the …

Happy Mother’s Day: Political cartoons

Mother’s Day is now celebrated in more than 40 countries, primarily in the spring. Political cartoonists pause to salute moms on Mother’s Day, …

Cartoons this week: Trump and Stormy Daniels, Rudy Giuliani, Kanye West

It was a busy week for political cartoonists. They tackled everything from statements former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani made about Trump’s …

Cartoons: North and South Korean leaders come together in ‘historic’ meeting

This week North and South Korean leaders Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in “declared before the 80 million Korean people and the whole world that there …

North Korea

Cartoons this week: Sean Hannity, Syria, Starbucks, Barbara Bush

It was an eventful week full of news from the revelation that Fox News host Sean Hannity is a client of Trump’s lawyer to the passing of beloved …

Barbara Bush

Cartoons: Tax Day

This year, Americans get two extra days to pay their taxes. That’s because April 15th fell on a Sunday and the next day the nation’s capital …

Abraham Lincoln

Cartoons this week: FBI raid, Paul Ryan and Comey book

It was a busy political week that started with an FBI raid on Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s law office to the announcement of Speaker of the House …

Donald Trump

Cartoons: Mark Zuckerberg faces Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave testimony with a second panel of congressional lawmakers on Wednesday over the social network’s failures to protect …

Mark Zuckerberg

Best of Easter cartoons

In this collection of Easter-related political cartoons, syndicated cartoonists cover a wide range of topics. They’ve managed to weave in everything …

Cartoons: Stormy Daniels speaks out on alleged affair with Donald Trump

Adult film star Stormy Daniels went public to discuss her alleged affair with Donald Trump a decade before he was elected president — and now let the …

Cartoons: Facebook critics don’t ‘like’ data grab

Here’s a story you’re probably not going to “like.” Those fun Facebook quizzes — Which superhero are you? Which tropical island should you visit …

Cartoons: St. Patrick’s Day in the era of Trump

On the eve of St. Patrick’s Day, President Donald Trump and wife Melania welcomed<br>Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar to the White House to celebrate …

Cartoons: Stephen Hawking, ‘an intellectual giant,’ dies

Science buffs around the world are in mourning after the death of legendary physicist Stephen Hawking on Wednesday at age 76. The noted scientist …

Cartoons: Trump accepts Kim’s invitation to talk face-to-face

Raise your hand if you saw this coming. Last week, President Donald Trump accepted an invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a …

Cartoons: Kim Jong-un does his homework before meeting Trump

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Cartoons: Trump’s steel tariffs will hurt the US the most

Check out our daily cartoon gallery featuring some of the best cartoonists from around the world, and across the political spectrum, covering current …