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By Mónica G. Prieto / Translation: Blanca G. Betolaza

  • Internet sitcom Just Freedom launches devastating criticism against Syria’s regime and repression in a humorous tone
  • Created by exiled artists, it seeks to question official propaganda
  • On its first month if life, it has caught the interest of 200,000 viewers
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The two young men sip their tea with a blank stare, sitting in a peeled off garage. “You know what? I’d like to go out there.” “Out there, where?” “There, with the people, sing with all of them”, answers the first one. “You’re crazy. They can’t be going out just like that. That’s because they are taking something”. “Taking what?” At that moment a street vendor hawks his goods. “Hallucinogenic pills, I have them all! Al Arabiya, Al Jazeera, France 24, BBC… Hallucinogenic pills!” “See how it wasn’t impossible?” points out the second one as he casts his eyes on the vendor. Leer más