We are who we thought we were The Daily Cartoonist

Home / Section: Editorial cartooning CSotD: We are who we thought we were There aren’t a lot of good cartoons about the Buffalo shootings, and I’m not sure it’s worth waiting, because what can anyone say that hasn’t been said? Yesterday, so many cartoonists reposted work from years past on social media that I had … Read more

No, We Have No Sense of Decency The Daily Cartoonist

Home / Section: Editorial cartooning CSotD: No, We Have No Sense of Decency “Until this moment, Senator, I think I never really gauged your cruelty or your backlessness.… Have you no sense of decency?” — Joseph Welch I’m not quite old enough to remember when Joseph Welch brought a halt to Sen. Joe McCarthy’s reign … Read more

What did we not know, and how did we not know it? The Daily Cartoonist

Home / Section: Comic strips CSotD: What did we not know, and how did we not know it? Mike Smith (KFS) suggests that MAGA supporters are either stupid or hypocritical for ignoring the outrageous flaws of our previous president while blaming the current one for things beyond his capacity to control. It is, unfortunately, a … Read more

US Congressman Proposes Bill To Strip Disney Of Long-Held Copyrights

What is the motivation behind the proposal? According to Hawley: The age of Republican handouts to Big Business is over. Thanks to special copyright protections from Congress, woke corporations like Disney have earned billions while pandering to woke up. It’s time to take away Disney’s special privileges and open up a new era of creativity … Read more

Agora Offers Tips For Successful Leadership In The Animation Industry

Agora Studio is a global network of professional artists which provides freelancing services to studios around the world. The company’s stated mission is “To close the gap between freelancers and studios, empowering artists to work remotely on inspiring projects and provide efficient solutions for production needs.” To that end, we asked Agora to put together … Read more

Stuttgart Wraps Hybrid 2022 Edition, ‘Bestia’ Takes Top Honors

Due to Corona and the war in Ukraine, we had more difficult conditions for the festival this year than ever before! It was therefore all the more gratifying that we were not only able to register a record number of entries (approx. 2,100 submissions), but also to offer an intensive program that dealt with the … Read more

The Serious Business of Journalism The Daily Cartoonist

Home / Section: Editorial cartooning CSotD: The Serious Business of Journalism American/Palestinian Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was shot and killed yesterday while covering an Israeli Defense Force raid on a Palestinian neighborhood with a significant militant presence. Moroccan cartoonist Derkaoui Abdellah (Cartoon Movement) offers a simple commentary, with her blood symbolizing the cutting off of … Read more

Moholy-Nagy University Of Art And Design Through The Eyes Of Its Alumni

The school was established in Budapest in 1880, initially named the Hungarian Royal National School of Arts and Crafts. “The animation department started 42 years ago in 1980,” says József Fülöp, rector and head of the animation program. “It was a kind of a joint-venture between the school and the Pannónia Film Studio, which was … Read more

Avoiding the Unavoidable The Daily Cartoonist

Home / Section: Comic strips CSotD: Avoiding the Unavoidable Existential Comics strikes my mood perfectly. We didn’t read a lot of 20th Century anything back in the 60s when I was in college, so de Beauvoir wasn’t on the docket, but there were other philosophers who offered a bit of comfort in what we then … Read more