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    • Peter
    • 29.01.13 | 01:22 (IST)

    I've seen similar cartoons of George Bush, Tony Blair, Obama, Clinton, Thatcher and any number of other world leaders, depicting them as butchers with exaggerated features. How are you able to look at this and see a racist caricature? All I see is an old white guy with big ears. I'm more likely to walk away from it hating bricklayers than jews. So how do you think cartoonists who are want to criticise Israel or its leaders should go about it? Seriously, if they want to say that Netanyahu is a butcher, how can they do so without depicting Netanyahu or blood? I'd honestly like to see your version of the cartoon, one that is in your opinion non-racist but still expresses sharp anger at Netanyahu's policies.

    from the article: Four reasons why U.K. cartoon of Netanyahu isn't anti-Semitic in any way
    First published 15:48 28.01.13 | Last updated 15:48 28.01.13
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