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When cartoons get political

Animation getting (a bit) serious

When cartoons get political

Today’s more grown up cartoons might satirise politics in outrageous fashion, but even back in the early days of animated sketches, politic ribbing was rife – like, for instance, the US government bankrolling Disney to comically scoff at Hitler as part of their WW2 propaganda machine.

And let’s face it, if not for cartoons, politics would be a less interesting place. With that in mind, we’ve compiled the ten best examples of when cartoons get political.

South Park – 9/11 conspiracy





Family Guy – Middle Eastern suicide bombers

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