Thursday, March 30, 2006

The Indonesian Newspaper Cartoon Controversy

Here it is, via

Perhaps it makes an interesting comment on Howard's attempts to keep the beleagured Foreign Minister out of the Cole Inquiry's clutches, but the words in the speech bubble--"I want Papua!! Alex, try to make it happen"--couldn't be further from the truth, given the Federal Government's position on West Papuan independence.


The Australian's Bill Leak returns the favour, and offers his own thoughts on the perils of political cartooning.