patrick chappatte and will eisner and graphic journalism

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I DON’T FOLLOW EDITORIAL CARTOONING, al­though I cer­tainly ap­pre­ciate the fact that we may be living in its golden age. There are so many bril­liant in­di­vid­uals who com­bine po­lit­ical and so­cial in­sight with in­tel­li­gence and with along with the ability to draw! While I have paid a cer­tain amount of at­ten­tion to avid Horsey, part of that is be­cause he is so well known here in the Pa­cific North­west. READ MORE

we might wonder what benefits impeachment is likely to yield

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WE MIGHT WONDER what ben­e­fits im­peach­ment is likely to yield, pon­ders An­drew Bace­vich in “The Real Cover-Up: Putting Donald Trump’s Im­peach­ment in Con­text.” As to the ben­e­fits of im­peach­ment, Bace­vich be­lieves that an­swering that ques­tion “re­quires ex­am­ining four sce­narios that de­scribe the range of pos­si­bil­i­ties awaiting the na­tion.” READ MORE

evgeny kiselev and the invisible landscape

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PSYCHEDELIC ART is not easily de­fined. Wikipedia de­fines it as “any art in­spired by psy­che­delic ex­pe­ri­ences known to follow the in­ges­tion of psy­choac­tive drugs such as LSD and psilo­cybin. The word ‘psy­che­delic’ means ‘mind man­i­festing.’ By that de­f­i­n­i­tion, all artistic ef­forts to de­pict the inner world of the psyche may be con­sid­ered psy­che­delic.” READ MORE