“Editorial Cartooning and the State of Journalism in a New World Order”
Two – time Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Ramirez is a Senior Editor and the Editorial Cartoonist for Investor’s Business Daily. Ramirez combines an encyclopedic knowledge of the news with a captivating drawing style to create consistently outstanding cartoons. “Editorial cartoons should be smart and substantive, provocative and informative,” he says, “They should stir passions and deep emotions.” Ramirez says, “Editorial cartoon should be the catalyst for thought and frankly speaking, if you can make politicians think, that is an accomplishment itself.”
A regular contributor to USA Today and The Weekly Standard Magazine and was a regular guest on The News Hour with Jim Lehrer on PBS Television, Michael Ramirez’s work is seen world-wide with a distribution of over four hundred and fifty newspapers and magazines through Creators Syndicate. He has been on CNN, CNN International, Fox News Sunday, America Live with Megyn Kelly, Lou Dobbs Tonight on the Fox Business Network, BBC Television, and BBC Radio and is a highly acclaimed international speaker. His work is reprinted in such publications as The New York Times, the New York Post, the Washington Post, Time Magazine, and US News and World Report.
Michael Ramirez cartoons appear daily on the pages of Investor’s Business Daily at investors.com/cartoons