Kamala Harris

Murdoch’s Aussie Daily Publishes Racist Cartoon Of Kamala Harris

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

by Janak Rogers, RMIT University

A Johannes Leak cartoon published in The Australian, in which Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is depicted calling his vice-presidential running mate Kamala Harris a "little brown girl", has drawn widespread condemnation.

Several Australian politicians, including former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, have described the cartoon as racist, as have a suite of journalists and media observers (ex-Labor leader Mark Latham said he loved it).

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