Check Out This Native Sketch Comedy Group That Uses Laughter to Heal

“Laughter and comedy is often employed by oppressed peoples in native communities as a mechanism just to get through the fucking hard shit that we’ve been through.”


Meet the 1491s–a Native sketch comedy group that started out on YouTube and is now preforming in comedy clubs across the country.

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