The jyllands-posten muhammad cartoons controversy (or muhammad cartoons crisis) (danish muhammedkrisen) began after the danish newspaper jyllands-posten published 12 editorial cartoons on 30 september 2005, most of which depicted muhammad, a principal figure of the religion of islam. A new network of danish muslims called moderate muslims (later renamed democratic muslims in denmark) is founded as a response to the cartoon controversy, with the danish muslim member of parliament naser khader as one of the founding members. This new network will represent muslims that focus on freedom of speech, democracy, and positive and. danish muslim preachers sought to soothe muslim anger on friday after newspapers reprinted a drawing of the prophet mohammad which caused outrage in islamic countries two years ago. European media publish anti-muslim cartoons an ugly and calculated provocation the editorial board 4 february 2006 the world socialist web site unequivocally condemns the publication by a series. More than five years after danish artist kurt westergaard published controversial cartoons of the prophet muhammad, lives continue to be lost andif we are to believe the police and intelligence agencies of dozens of countriesassassinations are still being attempted and plotted because muslims have been angered by the display of such images. A danish muslim leader who spearheaded the uproar over newspaper cartoons of the prophet muhammad now says he regrets the violence and believes. Franz füchsel was one of the artists who in 2005 submitted his interpretation of the prophet muhammed. Füchsel has a long career behind him portraying everyday situations in denmark. He later offered his original mohammed cartoon for sale at an auction and then donated the proceeds (15,000 danish kroner - approximately 2,200 usd) to pakistan, which was at that time suffering from the. see my danish muslim cartoons page for the collection of strips that sparked mass mayhem and instilled fear in the western media establishment. A fresh round of muslim protests spread across the world today after danish newspapers reprinted a cartoon of mohammed that sparked riots two years ago. watch teens strip for a swim in retro-horror dead of summer clip freeforms 1980s slasher-flick series lets its young summer-campers go for a dip before the killing starts in preview teaser.