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Thomas Whittemore, Political Cartoonist

Cartoonist and community organizer, Thomas Whittemore, has explored the globe as a doodlebugger, gandydancer, supernumerary steward, AB seaman, wireman, monkey man, night baker, dishwasher, hobo, hitchhiker and husband. He learned to sharpen his pencils at the University of Chicago and Harvard University prior to applying his inking pens to illustrations and cartoons drawn for Hyde Park Herald, The Seattle Weekly, The Herald - Everett and The Seattle Times.

To contact Thomas for illustration or editorial cartoon projects, please email:

Recent Work


"Water?" - February 12, 2022

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"Shreds by Trump" - Tuesday, February 8, 2022

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"The MAUS that ROARED!" - February 4, 2022

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"Paper Air Force" - January 30, 2022

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"Home of the Brave Barista" - January 29, 2022

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"KKKyle" - November 22, 2021

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"Trojan Elephant" - Novembr 21, 2021

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"Wishful Thinking" - November 9, 2021

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"Thin Majority" - November 1, 2021

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"Proud cowBoys" - November 4, 2021

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"Dead Joe" - November 4, 2021

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