'I am not racist' says Zapiro

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26 May 2016 - Zapiro's latest cartoon was heavily criticised for depicting NPA prosecutor Shaun Abrahams as a monkey. With racism still a contentious issue in the country, critics say the drawing was in poor taste.?

26 May 2016 - Zapiro's latest cartoon was heavily criticised for depicting NPA prosecutor Shaun Abrahams as a monkey. With racism still a contentious issue in the country, critics say the drawing was in poor taste.?

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26 May 2016 - Zapiro's latest cartoon was heavily criticised for depicting NPA prosecutor Shaun Abrahams as a monkey. With racism still a contentious issue in the country, critics say the drawing was in poor taste.?

26 May 2016 - Zapiro's latest cartoon was heavily criticised for depicting NPA prosecutor Shaun Abrahams as a monkey. With racism still a contentious issue in the country, critics say the drawing was in poor taste.?

JOHANNESBURG - Satirical artist Zapiro says he is not racist.

This after he depicted National Prosecuting Authority head Shaun Abrahams as a monkey dancing to the tune of President Jacob Zuma, portrayed as an organ-grinder.

With racism still a contentious issue in the country, critics say the drawing was in poor taste.

For Zapiro&39;s defence of the cartoon, watch the video above.