The evictions of residents formerly located in the favelas, or slums, that surround the World Cup stadium in Rio de Janeiro are making international headlines. Dutch cartoonist, Tjeerd Royaards, highlights these high-stakes areas.
Outraged by the spying practices of the NSA, tech giants Google and Facebook have been calling for substantial reform and more transparency. Political cartoonist Tjeerd Royaards (Netherlands) takes a closer look.
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