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Satire

Satire

By LurLynn Franklin

Pregnant with a flowering reach.

By LurLynn Franklin

White institutions fall in line before those who’ve been criminally neglected.

By LurLynn Franklin

Protective mothering is always in fashion.

The Holy Family by Carl Bowlby
By Carl Bowlby

A mannerist pose, a pious glare.

Second Detail of "Missus' Leeroy Shows Out"
By Ashley Doggett

Shameless, grotesqueness.

Missus' Leeroy Shows Out
By Ashley Doggett

The wretched and the wronged.

Master Leeroy's Mansion
By Ashley Doggett

Exposed cruelty.

A VERBIS AD VERBERA
By Zechs

An elegant, stately lampoon of cartoonish corruption.

Romero Olympics illustration
By Peov

The third satiric illustration by Peov.

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