Media Type:

Cartoons


Title

Taxi

Subject

Political Cartoon

Description

The cartoon depicts the Muslim Brothers hijacking a taxi and killing the driver. The taxi represents the Egyptian revolution. In other words, the artist accuses the Muslim Brotherhood of hijacking the revolution.
The cartoon was created following the drafting of a new constitution that many Egyptians viewed as violating civil and political rights.

Creator

Doaa Eladl

Publisher

Cartoon Movement

Date Published

08/12/2012

Rights

© Doaa Eladl/Cartoon Movement - Republication not permitted without written permission or appropriate license. To purchase a license for this or other cartoons, please visit https://cartoonmovement.shop

Language

Arabic/English

Date Created

08/12/2012

Citation

Doaa Eladl, “Taxi,” Politics, Popular Culture and the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, accessed September 19, 2020, https://egyptrevolution2011.ac.uk/items/show/112.

Output Formats


Media

taxi.jpg