Syria’s Al-Assad Can’t Take a Joke – Brutally Beats Ali Ferzat, Political Cartoonist

Syria's Al-Assad Can't Take a Joke - Brutally Beats Ali Ferzat, Political Cartoonist

When you can’t take a joke apparently the thing to do is to take away the jokester’s means of telling the joke. That is exactly what despot dictator Bashar al-Assad of Syria did to outspoken political cartoonist Ali Ferzat. Early Thursday just as Ferzat was leaving his studio, Al-Assad had Ferzat kidnapped by five gunmen, [...]