Political Cartoon Interpretations

Sami Armellino

Cartoon #1

Cartoon Caption: Coming Out of smoke

Objects/ Symbols/ People in the Cartoon: City, Flag, Arm,

Message of the Cartoon: Even though America is having hard times we'll still stand tall and come out strong.

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Cartoon #2

Cartoon Caption: Come unto me, Ye Opprest


Objects/ Symbols/ People in the Cartoon: Bomb, Evil looking man, Statue of Liberty


Message of the Cartoon: Europe is able to use and abuse us, without us noticing

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Cartoon #3

Cartoon Caption: Close the Gate


Objects/ Symbols/ People in the Cartoon: Sleeping bag, Duffle bag, wall, immigrants restrictions, sad, bomb head.


Message of the Cartoon: The u.s feeling threatened by immigrants and they don't know if they should let them in or not.

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Cartoon #4

Cartoon Caption: Give American BlueGrass a Show


Objects/ Symbols/ People in the Cartoon: Women, Weeds, Basket, man kneeing, seeds.

Message of the Cartoon: Saying we control the immigrants and if they don't like it they can leave because other people would love to have their job.

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