After killings, cartoonists take pen to paper

A day after the killings of journalists — including many editorial cartoonists — in Paris, many newspapers in the rest of the world are casting off the conventions of the editorial page to speak out.

In the Boston Globe this morning, the space normally reserved for columns of words was, instead, turned over to the editorial cartoonist.

At the Star Tribune, meanwhile, Steve Sack shows why he has a Pulitzer on the shelf.

Related: Prophet Mohammed cartoons: the roots of Muslim fury (Telegraph).

  • Gary F

    Our President’s view a few years back.

  • davehoug

    All the reactions today should have been the same reactions when Salmon Rushdie was first ordered killed by Muslims.

    However at that time the world did not truly understand the radical narrative driving suicide bombers…..their God smiles on those who kill infidels.