Humor Has Become a Weapon of War—Dictators Are Allergic to Comedy

From a Washington Post story by book columnist Ron Charles headlined “In Ukraine, humor has become a weapon of war”:

On April Fools’ Day, a Russian dictator is waging war on a Ukrainian comedian. The incongruity of that European tragedy is hard to fathom. Even as Volodymyr Zelensky resists Vladimir Putin’s assault on the battlefield, Americans are watching his comedy, “Servant of the People,” on Netflix.