Collections

Although our cartoonists draw about a wide range of issues, some subjects get a lot of ink. On this page, you can find the collections we have created about these subjects, grouping together some of our favorite cartoons that provide different perspectives and global coverage.

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Putin's democracy

Tens of thousands Russians defied a heavy police presence to join the rallies on Saturday. More than 3,500 were detained, monitors say. President Vladimir Putin's spokesman the next day claimed only "a few" people had turned out. In this collection, our cartoonists comment on Putin's take on democracy.

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Vaccines for the rich

As rich countries buy the majority of the available vaccines, the pandemic has the potential to worsen the inequalities between rich and poor countries.

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Transition of power

On January 20, 2021, Joe Biden is inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States. Here is our collection of cartoons on the turbulent transition of power.

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Data privacy

Citizens should have the right to control how their personal information is collected and used.

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Growing old

The one certainty in life is death. Before that happens, we all hope to live to a ripe old age in good health. In this collection, our cartoonists share their thoughts on growing old.

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Yemen

Yemen remains the world's worst humanitarian crisis with nearly 80% or more than 24 million of its people needing humanitarian assistance and protection and more than 13 million in danger of starving to death, according to the UN.

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Trump banned from Twitter

US President Donald Trump has been permanently suspended from Twitter.

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US Captitol invaded

Rioters supporting US President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol building, during a joint session of Congress to certify Joe Biden's electoral victory.

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Politicians & promises

The politician is the most frequent character in political cartoons. Cartoonist not only mock specific politicians, they have also created an archetype of the politician, as this cartoon collection illustrates.

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Goodbye to 2020

Many of us are not sad to say goodbye to 2020, in the hope that 2021 will be a better year.

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The holiday season in pandemic times

This holiday season is a little bit different, but good news about possible vaccines is making us hopeful for 2021.

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Iran

Cartoon perspectives on Iran, a theocracy with little freedom and a troubled track record concerning human rights.

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Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December — the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR).  In this collection we have selected some of the best cartoons about human rights. Be sure to also see our 30 cartoons illustrating the 30 articles of the UDHR, made for the United Nations in 2018.