Should we laugh at authoritarians?

From Nine To Noon, 10:15 am on 16 February 2017

Kathryn Ryan talks to Rudolph Herzog, author of Dead Funny: Telling Jokes in Hitler's Germany. Rudolph argues that jokes at the expense of the Nazi leadership actually helped more than hindered the Third Reich - and he says that has important ramifications for how comedians respond to President Donald Trump.

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