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A new Government Accountability Report found that the number of criminal aliens incarcerated in California rose to 102,795 in 2009, a 17 percent increase since 2003. According to federal auditors, more than one in four of the illegal immigrants imprisoned in California are locked up for drug offenses. The average inmate has been arrested a […]

Happy Earth Day! Each April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. The idea came to founder Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, after witnessing the aftermath of the horrific 1969 oil spill in Santa Barbara, California. Check out what cartoonists […]

Dear President Obama: Here’s a small piece of advice. But whatever you do, please don’t cite this letter in your next speech. In fact, Mister President, please don’t mention any more letters. Ever. You’re a powerful, articulate orator. I love listening to your speeches. But the “I’ve received a letter from…” thing just isn’t working. […]

Donald Trump for President? Might not be as far-fetched as you think. A recently released Pew Research poll shows that Trump has the highest profile among GOP hopefuls, and polls last week showed The Donald ahead of the rest of the GOP pack, including Mike Huckabee and Mitt Romney. What does the elevation of Donald […]

Tyrades! By Danny Tyree “And you knew who you were then/Goils were goils and men were men.” Those words from the theme of TV’s “All In The Family” seem appropriate for the recent brouhaha over gender identity. In case you haven’t heard, clothier J. Crew inadvertently started a pink stink with an ad campaign in […]

We have a great audience of editorial cartoon fans that follow our site, and the Web has brought a larger audience to our art form than political cartoonists have ever had before, but sales of editorial cartoons on the Web have been a continuing disappointment for cartoonists, who earn their livings from a dwindling print […]

Making Sense by Michael Reagan There is a struggle now being waged in Washington, the outcome of which will determine whether the nation’s economy will grow or continue to falter. The main combatants are President Barack Obama and a thoughtful member of Congress from the nation’s heartland, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. One of them, the […]

One year ago, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, eventually leaking two-and-a-half million gallons of oil a day into the surrounding waters. More than 200 million gallons were leaked into the Gulf before it was all said and done. During the nearly three months it took to shut down the […]

The United Nations’ (UN) current plan to discuss a treaty proposal granting more rights to “mother earth” than humans is nothing more than an elaborate attempt to re-market the climate change program in a neatly wrapped package called “environmental justice.” The UN proposal, drafted by Bolivian socialist president Evo Morales (the same guy who claims […]

Castro is out. For the first time since Cuba’s 1959 revolution, Fidel Castro was not included in the Communist Party’s leadership, and someone other than Fidel or Raúl has been name to the second-highest position in the Communist Party. We all knew this day would come, but it’s still shocking to reflect on the longevity […]