To pay for tax cuts for billionaires, perpetual wars, a military budget larger than that of the next largest 10 countries combined, subsidies for Big Oil, welfare for Wall Street banks, hedge fund managers’ tax breaks, the lowest overall tax rates in decades, capital gains tax rates lower than earned income tax rates, rampant corruption, privatization etc.
“One person was dead as massive wildfires in drought-parched Colorado and New Mexico burned out of control, while Western lawmakers pleaded for updates to an aging U.S. aerial firefighting fleet needed to combat a fire season that lasts year-round.” Whining for help from Big Government again? Deadly Western wildfires burn out of control Comments comments
John Jonik is a prolific and spot-on political cartoonist who grants permission for people to use his work for non-commercial purposes. His cartoons succinctly express some of the sources of the desired outrage. Here are four more cartoons that I like. See his website for even more. Comments comments