SACRE CHARLIE: Charlie Hebdo Coverage on Shah (1975)


SACRE CHARLIE: Charlie Hebdo Coverage on Shah (1975)
by Darius Kadivar

French Satirical Magazine coverage on the Shah of Iran titles "Chah D'Iran:Ordure Sanglante" aka "Shah of Iran: Bloody Bastard" shows thePersian King asking to Censor the Newspaper otherwise he will refuse to buy French goods (probably Arms Sales and Nucleare technology): "Siasissez le Journal ou j'annule toutes mes commandes". (Circa Jan 6th, 1975)

Michel Polac's DROIT DE RÉPONSE 1982- Charlie Hebdo being Banned for the first time-triggers controversial debate on French TV with caricature artist Siné with Singer Composer Serge Gainsbourg and singer Renaud:

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Droit de Réponse 1982



Part I

Part II

Part III

Part IV



Thierry Le Luron Imitates French President

Giscard D’Estaing and
Mocks Khomeiny (1979)



Giscard’s Puppet Presents Khomeiny as New Emperor Bokassa Ist of Iran:

Shortly after the triumph of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, French Imitator Thierry Le Luron mocks France’s President Giscard D’Estaing for his support for Khomeiny and denounces the exécutions and religious fanaticism taking root inthe country.



Desproges, Prevost, Smain et les autres ;0)



Desproges on Apostrophes: «Why I am not a democrat»:

Smain: The racist Arab:

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Les Inconnues: La Revolution:

Desproges: Let’s notbe prejudicial towards Nazis (English Subtitles):

Pierre Desproges and Daniel Prevost ambush French writer Jean Edern Hallier before getting into a mock fight:

Danielle Prevost: Bon Baiser de Moncuq:

Desproges: How do yourecognize a Communist:

Desproges explains how to dissolve the Monarchy:

Desproges: How to Overthrow andJump a Dictator:

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