satire

When Politics Was Art

Victor Navasky's satiric magazine Monocle, published from the late 1950s through the mid-1960s, had its finger on the pulse of things to come.

Oy Vey!!! It’s Him!!!

Steven Heller looks at German author Timur Vermes' "Look Who's Back," a stinging satire in which Hitler wakes up in 2014.

Satire in Turkey

Not all satire is created equal. Despite the familiar style of Karikatür's illustrations, this 1930s Turkish satiric journal includes its share of right and left (centrist) humor attacking politicians at home and the evils abroad, as well as fostering false threats and racial enmity.