Prophet Michael (Leunig) on various things

Sad times. They are sad times when a people’s highest interests are decided by methods characterised by the crude arbitrament of numbers, by methods which seek to silence those who would speak unwelcome words, and by methods which seek to render martyrdom inexplicable. In such times, I am exceedingly grateful for all those who shy not away from the madness. One such all-too-rare character is Michael Leunig, whose moral compass, hopeful outlook, ability to laugh at turkeys, and critical courage is exemplified in his recent cartoons published in The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald, newspapers to which Leunig is a regular contributor:

Depressed-27dec

15 December, 2013

Nose-28-dec

28 December, 2013

Summertime-4jan

4 January, 2014

Angry-18-jan

18 January, 2014

Olives-25-jan

25 January, 2014

Moon-1-feb

1 February, 2014

Shark-5feb

5 February, 2014

Tony-feb-7

7 February, 2014

School-8-feb

8 February, 2014

Pyramid-12feb

12 February, 2014

Samaritan-14feb

14 February, 2014

Nothing-15-feb-1

15 February, 2014

Leunig 'Letters'cartoon for Wednesday 19th February 201419 February, 2014

4 thoughts on “Prophet Michael (Leunig) on various things

  1. These are all great examples of Leunig, our treasure. I have a clear favourite Leunig – Exclusive Interview with Mount Everest, always produces a sense of heightened peace.

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