Tag Archives: Women’s rights

Missing Women In Nigeria


I am not sure why the news story about how roughly 220 young women were abducted from a school in Nigeria is not more prominent in the American media. Cynically, I have a feeling it’s because, well, it’s not about … Continue reading

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Do More Than Punch Pillows


There are many things to get angry about in life.  Starting with the mundane: stains on your favorite sweater, the internet not working, an unreasonable boss. There is finding out that a friend’s cancer has returned. Then there is hearing … Continue reading

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Cartoons as Cultural Envoys: All Cartoonists Are LInked


Yesterday, I returned from a trip to the Middle East.  I was invited by the US State Department to be a cultural envoy, and speak about my work to residents of Israel and the Palestinian Territories.  Below is the talk … Continue reading

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Women of Distinction


Recently, I was honored to receive recognition from the amazing organization American Association of University Women, NASPA and NCCWSL with a “Women of Distinction” award. There were six of honorees, and we all gathered in Washington, DC. The honorees were: … Continue reading

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The War on Women


Last week was quite a week for the issue of women in the race for the President. It inspired me to draw the cartoon above. Whether you want to call it a War on Women or not, the GOP is … Continue reading

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Mad Men Days


This is a cartoon from a few weeks ago, when the war against women in American politics was hot in the news. It has calmed down a bit, perhaps only because the media has a short attention span. But it’s … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day


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Dating the Government


Usually, my cartoons come out of ideas, not outrage.  But this time, I felt both, and felt I needed to say something about this trend of attacking women’s rights and health care. Ever since the last election, when the House … Continue reading

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DSK: One More Tip of The Iceberg?


Most weeks, I just do cartoons that are about life, culture and are sometimes indirectly political. However, there are issues in the news that I can’t ignore, like the one above. Since I do a weekly cartoon for Womens Enews, … Continue reading

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Why International Women’s Day?


Alright, so what’s the deal with International Women’s Day? I was invited to a large gathering today to recognize this day, and I wanted to know more about its origins. Of course I was aware of it, but wanted to … Continue reading

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