Can you believe this?
What is this, a “Count the stereotypes” puzzle?
How could this manifestly, incontrovertibly, racially offensive cover get the green light for any professional publication in 21st Century America? I am aghast.
It gets worse. Here is the apology issued by the Josh Tyrangiel, the magazine’s editor:
“Our cover illustration last week got strong reactions, which we regret. Our intention was not to incite or offend. If we had to do it over again we’d do it differently.”
Your Ethics Quiz Question for the day:
How do you rank this on the Ethics Alarms Apology Scale, and why?
You can check the scale here.
I’m too aghast to write anything else.