Hitler, Mussolini, and Tojo carve up the world

This political cartoon created during WWII shows a bleak future for the world if the Axis Powers were triumphant. Political cartoons provide so many opportunities for dialogue on the given topic. The artist’s bias, as well as the chosen symbols allow students to view the issue from different perspectives┬ánot usually evident in photographs or documents.

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Hitler, Mussolini, Tojo carve up the world cartoon