- Iranian cartoonists satirizing political system face great pressure
- Book of Iranian political cartoonists' work published to honor their role in society
- Satire used when straightforward expression is difficult or suppressed
- More satirists and comedians appearing across the region, says U.S. Arabic comedian Dean Obeidallah
(CNN)In 2003, former newspaper editor Ali Reza Eshraghi made a mistake that cost him his freedom: he published a cartoon.