Finding light in the darkest of times provides comic relief for one Hong Kong outsider

//Finding light in the darkest of times provides comic relief for one Hong Kong outsider

Finding light in the darkest of times provides comic relief for one Hong Kong outsider

For asylum seeker “John Outsider” laughter is the best medicine.The 37-year-old Iranian knows what it means to be isolated, to be looked down upon, to be persecuted and to be in pain, and his coping mechanism is comedy and writing.A member of his country’s Green Movement in 2009, Outsider, who will not reveal his real name, says he was arrested twice and tortured for his role in the uprising that was also known as the Persian Spring.While his experiences in Hong Kong have not yet included…

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