The U.S. Presidential Election Campaign in the Arab Media
Updated: November 3, 2004
Ar-Rai, November 3, 2004 (Jordan)
The cartoon's headline: "The Results of the American Elections".
Ad-Dustur, October 28, 2004 (Jordan)
The Jew is standing in front of a ballot box on which is written: "Elect Bush", while Kerry is standing behind him.
Ad-Dustur, October 23, 2004 (Jordan)
Bush and Kerry are saying: "We are with you". Sharon is saying: "And we are with.... you. (Could) you pay?"
ar-Rai, October 20, 2004 (Jordan)
The candidates are puppets controlled by a Jewish puppeteer with Star of David cufflinks.
Ad-Dustur, October 12, 2004
Israeli Prime Minister Sharon is wearing military uniform decorated with skulls and the images of Bush and Kerry.
Ad-Dustur, October 5, 2004
Bush and Kerry are kissing "The Jewish voice", while ignoring "the Arab voice". The Arab votes are being dropped directly in the garbage.
Ad-Dustur, September 9, 2004
Sharon is lying down on two ballot boxes, saying: "Wherever I feel like sleeping I sleep, and I am relaxed". On the right, on the ballot box: "Elect Bush, the son of.... Bush". On the left, on the ballot box: "Elect Kerry (we have nothing to do with Qui Rit cheese*)". *Meaning: La Vach Qui Rit Cheese- a type of cheese whose Arabic spelling is the same as "Kerry"
Ad-Dustur, September 5, 2004
The cartoon's headline: "What is (?) bitter is only bitterer than him". Kerry is holding a ballot box on which is written "Elect Kerry". The Arab is entering a note saying "we are with you", while holding a bag containing "the Arab voices". With his left hand behind his back, Kerry is giving a note to the Jew, saying: "We are with you".
Ad-Dustur, August 3, 2004
Bush and Kerry are reciting: "Israel is always right! Israel is always right!"
Ad-Dustur, July 29, 2004
"The Jewish lobby" is holding the Democrats and the Republicans.
Ad-Dustur, January 21, 2004
In Arabic: "The American Elections".