Articles by stan mack

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Bill of Rights and Wrongs

Recently I was part of an international jury at the 29th Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Competition in Turkey. Some of the jurors and competitors were from countries where citizens who criticize the government can find…

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The Functional Founders

There’s general agreement that today’s Congress is totally dysfunctional. Conservatives and Tea Partiers proclaim that, if we go back to the time of the Founding Fathers and adhere to the Constitution, life would be simpler…

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Real Life Revolutionaries

In Taxes, The Tea Party, and Those Revolting Rebels, I tell the basic history of the Revolutionary era—which, by the way, corrects distortions coming from certain politicians who promote history through the filter of their…

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The Immigrants

Immigration is a loaded word today. It’s also a topic that plays a central role in “Taxes…” Obviously the early colonists were immigrants. They were seduced, bribed, or suckered into coming to the new world….

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The Kick-off

Real life is comic, sad, ironic, extravagant; it moves fast and takes you by surprise. It’s ready made for my real life funnies comic strips. When I was roughing out “Taxes, the Tea Party, and…

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