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Yemeni editor fined for Mo cartoons

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 6, 2006 09:01 AM

The verdict is in on Yemeni editor Muhammad Assadi of the Yemen Observer, who faced a possible death sentence for publishing the Mohammed Cartoons earlier this year. It’s a small relief, but still a fundamental travesty. Via BBC: A Yemeni editor has been fined for reprinting controversial cartoons about the Prophet Muhammad from a Danish […]

Still paying the pricefor printing those cartoons

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 26, 2006 09:57 AM

Kamal al-Olufi: Sentenced and censored (Source: Yemen Observer) Muhammad al-Asadi: Awaiting a verdict An editor received his punishment for “insulting Islam” in Yemen this weekend–one year in jail and a six-month newspaper shutdown (via BBC): A court in Yemen has sentenced a newspaper editor to a year in jail for reprinting Danish cartoons depicting the […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  May 17, 2006 07:48 AM

Finally, a major liberal American publication takes the plunge and dares to print the Mohammed Cartoons in full. Better late than never (the conservative Weekly Standard published the cartoons in its Feb. 20, 2006 issue). Hat tip: reader O., who read about the story via Danish TV 2 Nyhederne. Controversial Danish cartoons of the Prophet […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  May 11, 2006 11:01 PM

I’ve been getting a new influx of jihadi screeds related to my publishing of the Mohammed Cartoons again. Was wondering about the timing. Here’s a possible answer via Forbes.com: A video by an Al-Qaeda member posted on the Internet called upon Muslims to attack Denmark, Norway and France for publishing cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed. […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  April 20, 2006 12:01 AM

I mentioned Mohammed depicted in classical artwork earlier this week when the latest cartoon jihad erupted in Italy. Matthias Storme at The Brussels Journal posts photos of another depiction of Mohammed, a 17th century sculpture housed at a Belgian church, that is sure to set off the jihadists: Writes Storme: The person subdued by the […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  April 16, 2006 09:19 PM

***scroll for updates*** Update: Reader Andrew passes along a cartoon that he believes is the artwork published by Studi Cattolici. If anyone can translate the Italian captions to confirm, it would be appreciated. Note that Mohammed does not even appear in the cartoon: Lorenzo V. confirms this is it. More here from the Italian press. […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  April 13, 2006 12:00 PM

***Update: Stephen Spruiell reports at The Media Blog…”I just got off the phone with a Comedy Central spokesman. I asked him about last night’s episode of South Park in which, at a moment right before the prophet Mohammed was supposed to make a cameo, the words, “Comedy Central has refused to broadcast an image of […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  February 15, 2006 08:16 AM

Boston Globe reports: A conservative student newspaper at Harvard University has become one of the few media outlets in the country to show inflammatory Danish cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, angering students on campus and prompting a forum to discuss the controversy. The four cartoons appeared in the Feb. 8 issues of The Harvard Salient, […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  February 3, 2006 12:03 PM

Blogger E.L. Core e-mailed me with an excellent idea for a Mohammed Cartoons “Blogburst“: Hi, Michelle. I’m sure I’m not the only small-time blogger who decided to post the cartoons. I actually came out of an indefinite blog suspension just to do that. Maybe you could invite other bloggers to send you a link to […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  January 30, 2006 09:37 PM

Last October, I blogged about a Danish newspaper, Jyllands-Posten, and its cartoonists being threatened by Muslim extremists for publishing cartoons about the prophet Muhammad deemed offensive by Islamist p.c. bulllies. See here and here. For the past four months, The Brussels Journal has relentlessly covered the ensuing uproar from the Muslim world and the battle […]