Friday, September 21, 2007


Cartoon Cel = Jail Cell; Moslems Seethe, Government Cowers

by Mondoreb & Little Baby Ginn

Bangladeshi Moslems continue trend in the best worldwide Muslim seething tradition.

There were angry protests against the paper in Dhaka
A cartoonist in Bangladesh has been jailed for a month after the government said his drawings had insulted Muslims.

Bangladesh's home minister said the cartoonist, Arifur Rahman, had hurt the sentiments of the people. BBC Report

Editors of different newspapers yesterday jointly urged the country's Alem community to consider Prothom Alo's apology and the actions the government and the daily have taken following publication of an unacceptable cartoon in the daily's satire magazine Aalpin.

In a joint statement they also urged everyone to exercise restraint and show sense of responsibility.

The country's Muslims have been venting their grievances since the publication of the cartoon that hurt their religious sentiment. Asian Media - Bigger, Better!.
Death by 1000 Papercuts Front Page.

1 comment:

  1. Wonder if it ever occurs to these morons that they are morons?


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