Isam Uraiqat

Isam Uraiqat

Isam Uraiqat is co-founder and editor of the award-winning political satire magazine AlHudood.

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In Cracking Jokes, a Satire Publication Takes Aim at Authoritarians’ Grip

In Cracking Jokes, a Satire Publication Takes Aim at Authoritarians’ Grip

Satire won’t change anyone’s mind, but it might get someone sitting on the fence to consider another perspective. Satire won’t topple thrones, but it will unsettle their occupants. It won’t change rules on freedom of speech (except maybe in the wrong direction), but it will remind people what freedom of speech looks like.

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