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November 2, 2006

AP On Holocaust Cartoons: Winning Cartoon Was Not Published In Iran

According to this story by the Associated Press, the winning cartoon announced this week for the Iranian paper Hamshahri's Holocaust cartoon contest wasn't published in Iran. The article gives you a hint of the issue drift for the contents away from exposing hypocrisy in Western journalism and more about the expression of the artists involved, including modern political parables and ugly historical revisionism.
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