How Humor Can Address World\'s Pressing Issues


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Humor is capable of bringing out community involvement while addressing vital issues a powerful yet nonthreatening way.

Comedy and witty antics can inspire change and empower people. For instance, comedy is now being used to raise awareness about global social issues and advocacies, breaking down barriers and urging people to pay attention. Comedy helps people speak out, and also helps people heal.

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