I’m agog at Martyn Turner’s Irish Times cartoon today on Bertie Ahern’s trips to Nigeria. Bertie’s in a pot, being cooked alive, in the imagination of the paper reader. Well, I’m afraid framing the imagery like this does not absolve the cartoonist, who makes the final decision on the imagery in a gag. If Turner’s … Read more It’s not the job of a cartoonist to perpetuate negative stereotypes
UPDATE: Thomson Safari’s Rick and Judi try to intimidate Brian MacCormaic Trent’s notes on what was happening to the Maasai Thomson’s shady relationship with the Tanzanian government The Observer on Thomson Safaris and Masai treatment Thomson Safaris is an American-based company that’s been linked to a story that Trent Keegan was investigating before he was … Read more Thomson Safaris comment on Trent’s death- PR Fail.