Editorial Cartoons

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

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 …

Royal Weddings

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 …

Menlo Park

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, …

Political Cartoons

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 …

Stormy Daniels

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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

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Cartoons: Stormy Daniels sues Donald Trump

<i>Click here if you’re having trouble viewing this gallery on a mobile device.</i><p>Stormy Daniels is back. And she’s got a few things to say. On Tuesday, …

Cartoons: Will Trump’s tariffs launch a trade war?

Last week, President Donald Trump announced new tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. The move fulfilled one of the pledges he made on the campaign …

Cartoons: A do-nothing Congress

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Cartoons: Trump’s policy shifts

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Cartoons: The Academy Awards of feigning ignorance of harassment

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Cartoons: Trump’s inner circle in flux

For President Donald Trump’s inner circle, the past few weeks have been tumultuous. Senior adviser Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law, had his …

Donald Trump

Cartoons: Trump claims he would have rushed into school to stop shooter

On Monday, President Donald Trump said that he would have rushed into a Florida high school to stop a shooter that killed 17 students on Feb. …

Cartoons: Should teachers have guns in the classroom?

Students, parents and politicians are speaking up in the wake of the Feb. 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman High School in Parkland, Fla. Many have …

Cartoons: Dropping the ball on Florida school shooting

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Cartoons: Guns don’t kill gun control bills, people do

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Cartoons: Debate over gun control rages on

<i>(Click here if you’re having trouble viewing this gallery on a mobile device.)</i><p>A week after the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., that killed 17 …

Cartoons: The roots of the Florida school shooting

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