Award-winning Berkeley-based editorial cartoonist Khalil Bendib’s cartoons are regularly featured in dozens of small and mid-size newspapers across the country, and they can be viewed at His work has run in USA Today, The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and numerous other large newspapers. His latest book of political cartoons is Too Big to Fail.


Five Bucks a Gallon

The end of civilization as we know it!

Dr. Strangedrone

He’s the judge, jury, and executioner.

Islamophobic Contest

Better dead than Mohammed.

Pee for Food

Conservative lawmakers want to drug-test the unemployed.

American Roulette

You take the risks, they reap the profits.

Planned Parenthood

If your corporation wrecks the environment, that’s none of our business.


The fat lady sings.

Endless War

Uncle Sam thinks he’s starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel.

A Fracking Miracle

It turns every home into a gas station.

Tax the Rich

I wish those occupiers had a coherent message.

Voting Rights Obstacles

All right, lady; on your marks…

Engineered Foods

You don’t even have to be smart to eat them.

Shiny New War

This is not your father’s Oldsmobile.

GOP Closets

You think you have skeletons in your closet?

Occupy Ellis Island

She should take a shower and get a job.

Climate Denial Man

The climate may change, but he won’t change his mind.

Thanksgiving on Wall Street

Dear Lord, thanks for all that gravy.

A Missile in Every Pot

At last, we Americans are safe.

Lobbying the Supercommittee

No moneybags, no service.

Half-Full Champagne Flute

The economy looks good to John Paulson, since he made $5 billion last year.

    The Pen is Funnier than the Sword

    The Portland Observer | October 24, 2017