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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Nuclear weapons

75 years after Hiroshima, the world's nuclear-armed states still posses a combined total of nearly 14,000 nuclear warheads. In this collection, our cartoonists warn of the almost unimaginable destructive power of this arsenal.

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Explosion in Beirut

A huge explosion devastated the port area of Beirut, the capital of Lebanon. The blast killed at least 100 people and injured more than 4,000 others.

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World of waste

Every year we dump a massive 2.12 billion tons of waste. 99 percent of the stuff we buy is trashed within 6 months.

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The Catholic Church

The history of the Catholic Church has always been rich in controversy and scandal. As a political force, the church is a powerful and intrinsically undemocratic institution with a fair amount of influence in international politics; as a religious institution, it continues to influence the lives of millions of people on a daily basis.

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Police brutality

Police brutality or police violence is legally defined as a civil rights violation where officers exercise undue or excessive force against a subject. Our cartoonists respond with cartoons.

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Gender (In)equality

The issue of gender (in)equality as viewed by our cartoonists around the world.

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Hunger

Across the globe, more than one billion people are hungry according to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP).

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Donald Trump

Our cartoonists draw about the 45th president of the United States of America.

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Deforestation

46-58 thousand square miles of forest are lost each year—equivalent to 48 football fields every minute. These cartoons remind us how important trees are for life on our planet.

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Freedom of expression

Freedom of expression is a key human right. It is a prerequisite for a well-functioning democracy where people can live freely. Around the world, we see that freedom of expression is increasingly under pressures and space for civil society, journalists and cartoonists is shrinking.

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Coronavirus

A collection of cartoons about the pandemic that spread the globe this year, infecting over millions of people.

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Migration and refuge

Throughout the centuries, people on the move have had a profound impact on societies all over the globe. How we deal with migration may well go on to define the 21st century.

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Climate emergency

Climate change is one of the biggest challenges of are time. If we do not take swift and decisive action now, the impact it will have on our planet and the ability to sustain us will be disastrous.