Mustapha Azzab

A Conversation With Bassem Youssef

Bassem Youssef has been called “The Jon Stewart of the Arabic World,” a distinction that landed him several appearances on “The Daily Show.” He joins us this hour to talk about taking a satirical approach to the very serious situation in the Middle East, which he writes about in “Revolution for Dummies: Laughing Through the Arab Spring” (Dey St.).