Cartoonists React to Middle East Protests

Here’s my new cartoon about the protests going on throughout the Middle East and Asia over an anti-Muslim film posted on YouTube:

Most American cartoonists have spent the past few days drawing about Mitt Romney, after a grainy video was released of the Republican Presidential candidate telling a group of fundraisers almost half of the country feel they are “entitled” to government benefits and “lazy.”

So I thought I’d share a handful of cartoons by foreign cartoonists weighing in on the growing protests and outrage in the Arab world:

Luojie / China Daily,
Patrick Chappatte / International Herald Tribune,
Emad Hajjaj / Jordan,
Tom Janssen / The Netherlands,

By Daryl Cagle

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