political cartoons

ms.wylie class

arms race

  1. arms race was between the soviet union and the united states.they competed and were seen who had the better weapons.
  2. this political cartoon is explaining that the us government has more power and has powerful weapons than the media that the government controls the media.
  3. this event was dangerous because of the nuclear weapons they had. both countries would try to have the most powerful weapons.

cuban missile crisis

  1. thsi event was about misslies pointing at eachother.it was between the united states and the soviet union.
  2. this cartoon shows the missiles pointing at each other and waiting for someone to press the button first.
  3. this was dangerous because neither side knew when the missiles were going to be launched and could cause some serious damage