Tag: Cartoon

Just in Time for Thanksgiving: Another Racist Political Cartoon

By Chris Hoenig The publishers of an Indiana newspaper are apologizing after posting, editing and, ultimately, deleting a racist and insensitive political cartoon. Initially published on The Indianapolis Star’s website on Friday, the original post, by cartoonist Gary Varvel, featured a family complaining about President Obama’s executive orders reforming immigration….

Another Newspaper Publishes Racist Political Cartoon

By Chris Hoenig The Boston Herald and an artist are apologizing after a political cartoon was published in the paper with racist overtones. The cartoon, which ran in Wednesday’s edition of the Herald, poked fun at the recent ineptitude of the Secret Service—on Sept. 19, a man scaled a White…