Masters of the Universe Strike! Cartoonist Fired for Mocking “NuttyYahoo”

An Israeli cartoonist for the Jerusalem Post was fired Tuesday by the news agency over his cartoon portraying Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other Likud lawmakers as pigs from George Orwell’s “Animal Farm.”

Cartoonist Avi Katz, who worked for the Jerusalem Post for nearly three decades, recently drew a cartoon of Netanyahu and members of his Likud party taking a selfie after the Israeli Parliament passed a constitutional law last Thursday declaring Israel a “nation-state of the Jewish people” and stipulating that Jews have the right to self-determination in the country without mentioning other groups.

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