This satirical cartoon reflects Trump’s lack of willingness to believe the threat that climate change poses. According to the cartoonist, the President is portrayed to be committing his efforts to emergencies he deems are important. The intense flood and rain in the background of the image symbolize the potential future crisis of climate change. As he is ignoring it now, the cartoon is also ignoring the background in “The Real Emergency” published on March 4, 2019.

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Source: Barry Blitt, The New York Times. Image pulled from The Pulitzer Prize's website.
Image Alt Text: Trump standing on top of the White House during a thunderstorm and intense flood holding a sign that reads \

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