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Patrick Chappatte:
The power of cartoons

TEDGlobal 2010 · 12:32 · Filmed Jul 2010
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Patrick Chappatte: The power of cartoons
12:32 · Filmed July 2010 at TEDGlobal 2010 · Subtitles available in 39 languages

In a series of witty punchlines, Patrick Chappatte makes a poignant case for the power of the humble cartoon. His projects in Lebanon, West Africa and Gaza show how, in the right hands, the pencil can illuminate serious issues and bring the most unlikely people together.

Editorial cartoonist
Using clean, simple pencil strokes, editorial cartoonist Patrick Chappatte wields globally literate and to-the-point humor on world events — the tragic, the farcical and the absurd. Full bio
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