The Honest Critique

Political Satire in a 'Bizarre Democracy'

Political Satire in a 'Bizarre Democracy'

Are we moving towards the American tradition of late-night satire where shows pack in factual news with tongue-in-cheek commentary? Political Satire is booming in India and the reason is all about the controversy surrounding their opinions. It is with a dry humour that political satirist are making their points without necessarily lampooning the politicians.  Akash Banerjee, founder and host of India's biggest Political Satire platform, The Deshbhakt joins Ratnadeep Chakraborty to talk about political satire, the process of using satire to make a point and the future of political satire in India. Subscribe to The Deshbhakt: --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.

Duration: 35 min

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