A political cartoon by Journal de Montréal artist Ygreck has been causing outrage since it was released yesterday afternoon. The cartoon depicts Jody Wilson-Raybould, former minister of justice and attorney general of Canada, knocking out Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over the SNC-Lavalin scandal.\nThe blowback does not come from this message. People are commenting on the way the cartoonist chose to depict Wilson-Raybould in stereotypical indigenous clothing, grossly misrepresenting her in the process.\nREAD ALSO: SNC-Lavalin Paid For Dictator Muammar Gaddafi's Son To Have A Wild Montreal Weekend With Porn And Escorts\nTL;DR A cartoon depicting Jody Wilson-Raybould knocking Justin Trudeau out has caused outrage over its misrepresentation of the former minister of justice and attorney general of Canada.\nI would like to get one thing clear. Political satire is indeed designed to outrage. Cartoons are indeed supposed to be, well, cartoonish.\nMany cartoonists ridicule politicians, and make them look dumb. No cartoon is obliged to be absolutely true to life. That would defeat the point of a cartoon.\nCartoon figures should, on the other hand, be instantly recognisable. The images should be funny and pointed but also sensitive to the manner in which they depict their subjects. This is where this cartoon missed the mark.\nICYMI - Editorial cartoon in the Friday Journal de Montreal. I'll admit, I was...surprised...by the choice of imagery. #JodyWilsonRaybould #JustinTrudeau https://t.co/F5sVRyPFR9\n— Kristy Snell CBC (@Snellk) March 1, 2019\nThe cartoon depicts Wilson-Raybould in what appears to be incorrect, stereotypical indigenous clothing. According to one commenter, the tomahawk and feathers that she sports in the cartoon are not at all associated with the Kwakwaka'wakw people of which Wilson-Raybould is part.\nIn fact, Wilson-Raybould rarely sports traditional clothing at all.\nThis reduces all Indigenous people to the same stereotype. There are many other ways that she could have been depicted, but the cartoonist unnecessarily chose to draw her in under-researched attire. As one commenter on Facebook put it: "Now think how awesome this toon woulda been if she was portrayed as a MMA fighter. Still woulda got the political parody across. Without the fucking racism."\nMany people were upset over this poor choice of imagery:\nThe Journal de Montreal's editorial cartoonist must have earned their artistic license in the 1970s. In depicting @Puglaas, @ygreck has nailed all the key belittling #indigenous #stereotypes:Feathers ✓Tomahawk ✓Beaded deerskin ✓Moccasins ✓https://t.co/VdhDsNzden\n— Stanley Q Woodvine (@sqwabb) March 1, 2019\nAnd a hearty Anishinaabe fuck you to @JdeMontreal for their piss-poor attempt at an editorial cartoon today.\n— Walking Eagle News (@TheEagleist) March 1, 2019\nIt’s gonna take a while for the #Quebec literati to enter the current century, not to mention the population in general (#hockeyracism)\n— NDGWinning (@NDGWinning) March 1, 2019\nLack of wit, fell back on crude racial tropes.\n— Lesley Wimbush (@LeadfootLesley) March 1, 2019\nYikes.