Ruben Bolling is the author of the weekly satirical comic strip “Tom the Dancing Bug,” which has appeared in hundreds of publications, including The Washington Post, The Village Voice, and The New York Times. It currently appears on the online publications BoingBoing.net, DailyKos.com, and GoComics.com.
Ruben has won the Herblock Prize, an RFK Journalism Award, a National Cartoonists Society Award, a Society of Illustrators Gold Medal, and a Berryman Award from the National Press Foundation. He is a two-time Pulitzer Prize Finalist (2019 and 2021). Clover Press is publishing a multi-volume Complete Tom the Dancing Bug program, and the latest release is Volume 5, Tom the Dancing Bug: Eat the Poor.