Minorities in cartoons: Kim Rosenthal

This marks the 50th “minorities in cartoons” post. While it’s had various names (starting off as “Black animated and comic characters” about a year ago, for Black History Month), it’s been fun writing these… This week’s entry is Kim Rosenthal of the comic strip “Doonesbury.” Introduced to the strip in the May 5, 1975 installment, Kim went on to appear off an on over the strip’s run, before becoming a permanent secondary character in the 90s. Kim started off in the strip as a Vietnamese…

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