The debasing of American Politics
This was a call from Graeme James at The Economist. He had an idea for a simple drawing depicting The Donald as the rear end of the Republican party. As an alternative I did a few adaptations of the more graphic official Republican logo. This went down well, although neither the orange blush nor the noxious gas escape made it to the final version below...
Here's the final cover. Graeme added the leery eye and the masterstroke of the well-placed quote marks.