‘The Muslims Are Coming’: Can a Comedy Documentary Alleviate Islamophobia?
A entertainment experiment in cultural sensitivity is betting that America’s rampant Islamophobia can, partly, be fixed with a good ol’ dose of laughter. The Muslim’s are Coming documents the comedy troupe as they tour the country, bringing light to the most comment negative stereotypes of Muslims. The concept (trailer below) is pretty innovative. Think that comedy can help bridge the cultural divide?