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October 11, 2012

Ali Ferzat Picks Up The Sakharov Prize

The Syrian cartoonist and gallery owner Ali Ferzat's beating at the hands of pro-government thugs last year and his subsequent public elegance and resolve in the face of what happened to him is the biggest story in comics and cartooning since the Danish Muhammed cartoons. He was finally able to accept the Sakharov Prize in Brussels.
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