President Trump announced that he would be imposing increasingly steep tariffs on all imports from Mexico to choke our neighbor’s economy and coerce them into stopping the flow of immigrants from Central America that travel through Mexico to get to the US border.

The Mexican flag features a wonderful eagle character that symbolizes Mexico. Editorial cartoonists draw the Mexican eagle all the time. Drawing the eagle got me in trouble once.

Here’s my new one with Trump choking Mexico …

Here’s my rough sketch, drawn on two pieces of letter sized paper. I traced the sketch on vellum for the final line art and colored it in Photoshop.

And, in case you forgot, here’s what the eagle on the Mexican flag looks like …

For a stroll down memory lane about how Mexican flag cartoons can irritate people, take a look at this old clip of me on CNN …


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