Back in Iraq
Baghdad Burlesque?

Ahmed al-Basheer, the Jon Stewart of Iraq, finds comedy amid horror and suffering, and his beleaguered country loves him for it. The government? Not so much.

Published on: October 6, 2017
Yousif Kalian is an analyst who focuses on Iraqi and Kurdish politics and religious minorities in the Middle East. He currently works at the non-profit organization In Defense of Christians, where he works on Iraq-related issues and the upcoming IDC Annual Summit. His Twitter handle is @Ykaliany.
show comments
© The American Interest LLC 2005-2019 About Us Masthead Submissions Advertise Customer Service Privacy
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
Share This