Tuesday, February 07, 2006

Now That’s Funny

Just in case you haven’t had a look at the controversial cartoons that have outraged some in the Muslim world you can see them here. Slate has a roundup of Muslim responses to the cartoons.

The teachings of The Prophet are being used by some Muslim fundamentalists to justify explosive political action that is not uniformly endorsed by all Muslims. Once engaged in politics it’s not surprising that the activists become the object of one of the West’s distinctive political weapons…the political cartoon.

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