Double Take 'Toons: Deadly Wit A French newspaper published an incendiary cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad this week, prompting the government to close down many schools and embassies. The cartoonist Aislin laments that cartoonists have to go into hiding again, but R.J. Matson thinks that some are putting themselves at risk.
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Double Take 'Toons: Deadly Wit

A French satirical newspaper published an incendiary cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad this week, prompting the government to close down many schools and embassies as a precaution. The cartoonist Aislin laments that cartoonists have to go into hiding again, but R.J. Matson thinks that some cartoonists are putting themselves at risk.

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