The Albasheer Show
Ahmed Albasheer is an Iraqi comedian, journalist, and director. The Albasheer Show is a weekly political satire program, influenced by comedians Jon Stewart and George Carlin. Ahmed uses the show to fight corruption, sectarianism, extremism, and terrorism. He not only holds Iraqi politicians to account but also gives voice to ordinary Iraqis. The show is broadcast weekly on YouTube, Facebook, and Deutsche Welle Arabic channel. Ahmed has been named one of the twenty most influential people in the Arab World.