Matt Bors
Comics, Politics & Ridicule


Matt Bors is a nationally syndicated editorial cartoonist and editor based in Portland, OR. He is the political cartoonist at Medium, where he edits the comics collection The Nib. Bors was a 2012 Pulitzer Prize Finalist for his political cartoons, which appear regularly in The Sacramento Bee, Portland Mercury, Pittsburgh City Paper, and on Daily Kos.

His work has been published by The Los Angeles Times, The Nation, Village Voice, The Daily Beast,and dozens of other print and web publications. He also edited comics for NSFW corp magazine and Cartoon Movement.

In 2012, Bors was the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Society of Professional Journalists’ Sigma Delta Chi Award for his editorial cartooning.

His first graphic novel, War Is Boring, a collaboration with journalist David Axe, was published in 2010 by New American Library.

Photo by Dan Ols0n


Pulitzer Prize Finalist -2012
Herblock Prize – 2012
Society of Professional Journalists – 2012


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