We all remember the massive protests that sprung up after a Danish newspaper published a series of editorial cartoons depicting the prophet Muhammad
. Recently another controversy
involving newspaper comics and Islam has sprung up. and this time the debate centers around how some news media refused to publish the comic, as opposed to those who did.
In this case, the comic was the August 26 edition of Opus
, and a September 2
follow up to the storyline. Approximately 25 newspapers opted not to publish the comic including The Washington Post.… Read more