We are five hundred and twenty weeks into the Global War On Terror. Conservative estimates say we have killed 100,000 civilians so far. Millions have been displaced. We have established a massive surveillance state that continues to grow unabated. Our offshore prison camp in Cuba remains open for business. We will take off our shoes at airports forever.
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I believe in over 800 political cartoons, this is the first time I’ve drawn Uncle Sam. I don’t know why. Perhaps the dozens of maudlin and vengeful 9/11 cartoons using him made it seem fitting.
Monday: The Punisher”