Social and political cartoons with a slightly black and esoteric flavour. They are drawn on Australian and world issues but from an Australian perspective. This page is normally updated five times a week.  Last updated on  Friday 22nd May 2015   

2015-275 21May15
Decadent Western technology.

The Muslim fundamentalists' Contradiction of using modern Western technology while at the same time expressing hatred for the West.

2015-273 20May15
 Stations of the cross today.

Victims of child sexual abuse by members of the clergy metaphorically crucified by their experiences.


2015-274 20May15
The gospel according to Saint paedophile.

Child sexual abuse by members of the clergy a grotesque distortion of the teachings of Christ.

2015-270 19May15
Life before annoying and dangerous power.

Whatever the negative environmental consequences of the various available power sources we never the less need power in some form.

2015-265 18May15
Ice induced violence.

Rising number of violent attacks on police and ambulance officers by people on ice.
          

2015-260 15May15
Indigenous football in Western Australia.

The WA government's policy of closing remote indigenous communities causing a lot of grief amongst the WA indigenous population.

2015-255 13May15
They love me, they
love me not.
Politicians too often display total insensitivity when it comes to the impact of their policies on ordinary people.

2015-254 13May15
Tax and poverty bracket creep.

The slide into poverty much more damaging than tax bracket creep.

2015-242 7May15
Joe Hockey's budget speeches
.
After largely failing to get his first budget through the Senate Joe Hockey is under a lot more pressure to perform well this budget.

2015-250 12May15
After the mining boom.

The mining boom seriously damaged Australia's manufacturing industry.

2015-247 11May15
Released from a coal fired power station.

Coal fired power stations are infinitely more of a risk to human health than any perceived health problems associated with wind farms.

2015-243 8May15
Lower interest rates superannuation piggybank.

Lower interest rates eating into the incomes of retirees' superannuation savings.

2015-241 7May15
Struggle Street reality TV

Both this toon and the previous struggle street toon were inspired by the controversy over the SBS struggle street reality TV show.

2015-237 5May15
Struggle street highway.

Infrastructure development not keeping up with population growth and the widening gap between the rich and the poor.

2015-236 4May15
Federal police I'm heading to Indonesia T shirt.

The AFP tipping off the Indonesian police when Chan and Sukumaran were heading to Indonesia assisted in the pair getting the death penalty instead of a jail sentence.

2015-231 1May15
Indonesia's peace offering, dove pie.

Indonesia's peace offering after refusing appeals from Australia to spare the lives of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran seem somewhat lame.























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