Dyer Train Political Cartoon

Analyze the Cartoon Below and Answer the Questions that Follow It


1. What does the man in the middle represent?

2. Where is the train going?

3. What bills are not being allowed on the train?

4. Why are some of the bills not getting on this train?

5. What does this cartoon mean by “Not Soon-But Yet?

6. What attitude does this cartoon show towards Civil Rights legislation?