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New York Post Chimp Cartoon

The Chimp Cartoon and the Death of Free Speech

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John W. Whitehead

Censorship is no longer a bad word. Instead, it is what so-called responsible adults must now do in order to ensure that no one is offended.

NY Post Chimp Cartoon Leads WaPo To Apologize In Advance

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Politico reports that the Washington Post is apologizing in advance for a column, before any offense can be taken: "The headline, illustration, and ...

New York Post's Cartoon Apology

New York Post | Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This evening, the New York Post issued a half-apology for Wednesday's notorious stimulus/chimp cartoon which inspired outraged among many readers. Th...

Sam Stein

New York Post Employees Unhappy, Ashamed Of Offensive Cartoon | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The mood inside the New York Post, it seems, is a mix of anger and bewilderment that the paper published a cartoon depicting the authors of the stimul...

Sam Stein

New York Post Chimp Cartoon Compares Stimulus Author To Dead Primate | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A cartoon likening the author of the stimulus bill, perhaps President Barack Obama, with a rabid chimpanzee graced the pages of the New York Post on W...