A controversial cartoon has elicited outrage from local Jewish authorities and an apology from the newspaper that printed it, media sources have reported.
In a parody of Hitler and the Holocaust, cartoonist Gustavo Sela drew “FieSSta.” The cartoon introduces Jews in a concentration camp asked to participate at a dance. They object, citing their hopeless situation. “Do you know that they kill us in gas chambers and make soap with us?” the Jews exclaim. Hitler enters the scene and urges the Jews to take advantage of the opportunity. “Life is short,” he sardonically remarks. “If [the Jews] are relaxed, the soap will be better,” the Fuhrer says while later thanking the DJ.
The cartoon was printed in the Argentine Pagina/12 newspaper
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