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Counterterrorism Through Comedy
CPD Blogger Joseph Braude knows the power of international broadcasting to spur social change. In a video on his YouTube channel, Braude provides a clip from the hit TV show "Selfie," starring comedian Nasser al-Qasabi.
According to Braude, "Some Arab liberals see satire as a means to prosecute jihadists in the court of public opinion," just as al-Qasabi does in this clip by ridiculing ISIS and its tactics.
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