Comments on: Baratunde Thurston and civic satire http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/2011/06/22/baratunde-thurston-and-civic-satire/ Ethan Zuckerman’s online home, since 2003 Thu, 31 May 2018 07:56:57 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 By: Satirist Saman Arbabi Launches Art Project To Commemorate Iranian Elections | Cultivated Wit http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/2011/06/22/baratunde-thurston-and-civic-satire/comment-page-1/#comment-2802250 Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:52:20 +0000 http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/?p=4172#comment-2802250 […] what Saman was doing with satire, politics, and media was a perfect example of what I had dubbed “civic satire” (comedy with a political and media mission), and I was happy to shine a light on his […]

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By: links for 2011-07-01 | Beyond the Echo Chamber http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/2011/06/22/baratunde-thurston-and-civic-satire/comment-page-1/#comment-2526879 Fri, 01 Jul 2011 14:03:00 +0000 http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/?p=4172#comment-2526879 […] …My heart’s in Accra » Baratunde Thurston and civic satire "This is all heading towards a world of networked storytelling, where peer to peer relationships between mainstream and new media organizations lead to something entirely new. This should be a rich space for satire, which Baratunde tells us, is key because when you make fun of power, you encourage power to behave in ways that are more legitimate. “That leads to better democracy, which leads to better humans, which leads to better sex.” (tags: impact humor) […]

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