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Nov
7
Wed
Bassem Youssef: The Joke Is Mightier than the Sword @ UNC's Memorial Hall
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm

Dubbed the Jon Stewart of the Arab world, cardiothoracic surgeon Bassem Youssef created the first political satire show in the Middle East, earning millions of viewers every week. Now residing in California, he shares his wry observations on his own story, the current state of American politics, and how propaganda lays the foundation for dictatorial regimes.