Dag Barkley


Born beneath a loaf of 'wry' bread that took time to rise, Dag Barkley came into the world on the Fourth of July. A long-time patriot of the American flag-waving sort, his cartoons are about opening the eyes to what is happening in the world, one panel of sadly-true humor at a time.

Most Recent Articles by Dag Barkley:

Ilhan Omar: Critics claim have a bias against Israel

Mar 20, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Ilhan Omar: Critics claim have a bias against Israel


My approval ratings are, like, in the dumps

Mar 19, 2019 — Dag Barkley

My approval ratings are, like, in the dumps


Ilhan Omar’s Anti-Semitic Statements

Mar 18, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Ilhan Omar's Anti-Semitic Statements


Lisa Page’s Sworn Testimony:  Gross Negligence

Mar 17, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Lisa Page's Sworn Testimony: Gross Negligence


Alexandria Ocasio Cortez is getting plenty of attention, thanks to her many unusual statements

Mar 15, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Alexandria Ocasio Cortez is getting plenty of attention, thanks to her many unusual statements


Mr. Comey, Lisa Page contradicts your tDOJ did a competent, honest investigation on Hillary Clinton

Mar 14, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Mr. Comey , Lisa Page, DOJ did a competent, honest investigation on Hillary Clinton'


Mitch McConnell rejected Occasional-Cortex’s Green New Deal

Mar 13, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Mitch McConnell rejected Occasional-Cortex's Green New Deal


Progressives are adamant about giving a Religious Litmus Test to Trump’s Federal Nominees

Mar 13, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Progressives are adamant about giving a Religious Litmus Test to Trump's Federal Nominees


Another Occasional Cortex Moment: Robots taking over our jobs

Mar 12, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Another Occasional Cortex Moment: Robots taking over our jobs


Cortez, Word on the street is that you are merely an actor

Mar 11, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Cortez, Word on the street is that you are merely an actor


Nancy, do you seriously believe llhan Omar has had different experiences in her use of her words?

Mar 11, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Nancy, do you seriously believe llhan Omar has had different experiences in her use of her words?


Bill lowering the voting age from 18 to 16

Mar 8, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Bill lowering the voting age from 18 to 16


Hillary Clinton can’t make up her mind,

Mar 6, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Hillary Clinton can't make up her mind


Ocasio Cortez and her Chief of Staff—Violating Multiple Campaign Finance Law

Mar 5, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Ocasio Cortez and her Chief of Staff-- Violating Multiple Campaign Finance Law


Mueller and the Democrats are looking in the wrong place for Collusion

Feb 28, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Mueller and the Democrats are looking in the wrong place for Collusion


So Maduro’s ruthless lust for power has devastated Venezuela’s economy

Feb 27, 2019 — Dag Barkley

So Maduro's ruthless lust for power has devastated Venezuela's economy


Starving Venezuelans have earned a valuable lesson regarding Maduro’s madness to retain his power

Feb 26, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Starving Venezuelans have earned a valuable lesson regarding Maduro's madness to retain his power


Democrats have demonstrated that the life of a baby born alive means nothing

Feb 26, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Democrats have demonstrated that the life of a baby born alive means nothing


Women might be drafted to serve in the military

Feb 25, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Women might be drafted to serve in the military


Amazon turning down $3 Billion in tax breaks could have built a mighty fine railroad to Hawaii

Feb 23, 2019 — Dag Barkley

Amazon turning down $3 Billion in tax breaks could have built a mighty fine railroad to Hawaii