Days after Charlottesville, magazines depict President Trump using KKK imagery

(POYNTER.org) – President Trump’s response to racial unrest in Charlottesville was provocative fodder for illustrators at major magazines this week.

Both The Economist and The New Yorker have worked the white hooded robe of the Ku Klux Klan into their cover illustrations for their latest issues.

Here’s The Economist, which shows President Trump using the Klan robe’s hood as a megaphone:

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