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Editorial: Post-Gazette cartoons don’t speak for Pittsburgh

Three cartoons published by Post-Gazette cartoonist Steve Kelley in the last week have been criticized for perpetuating stereotypes against women.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 23, 2019

A string of editorial cartoons published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette this past week may have left you scratching your head — and you’re in good company. Three cartoons drawn by Post-Gazette cartoonist Steve Kelley in the span of one week show a blatant disrespect for women and put into ques...

The Post-Gazette pushes back after Rob Rogers’ firing

Illustration by Eli Savage | Staff Illustrator

By Grant Burgman | News Editor

June 20, 2018

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette fired cartoonist Rob Rogers June 14 for being “unwilling to collaborate on his cartoons” after 25 years of creating editorial cartoons for the paper. Rogers claims that he was fired because his supervising editors thought he was being too harsh to President Donald Trump...

Best Illustrations of 2016

Terry Tan | Senior Staff Illustrator

By Pitt News Staff Illustrators

January 4, 2017

From politics to hamburgers, we're highlighting some of the best work by our staff illustrators from the past year.   ...

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