Category Archives: politics

Spanish Civil War

When I make posts with related with war I hope that people remember how many atrocities were made in the name of wars, by politics, religion or revenge. I’m against wars, I hate them. Millions of unknown innocents died in … Continue reading

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Macgyver 2008

After Walken 2008 other great man: Macgyver 2008 for president. In times of great need, people look for a great man to show them the way and lead them to a brighter future… Look no more America, that man is … Continue reading

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Cuban Posters

Cuban Posters Around 1965, in a period of strained relations with the Soviet Union, the Cubans decide to develop styles more suitable to their own circumstances. A period of artistic freedom follows. The arts flourish, and there are lively international … Continue reading

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Have a nice vacation Bush

I didn’t vote for my president, I didn’t waited for great things, but didn’t expected for all those scandals and all this corruption and I’m very disappointed with the things that are happening here. Even with all those problems Bush … Continue reading

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Walken 2008

Walken 2008. You saw this on many blogs before, didn’t you? I saw this on everywhere on the last days, and the last time was on Bloglines. Is it real? Or just a joke? I’m not sure, but if it’s … Continue reading

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The Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

The Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia: Materials from the Labadie Collection. In the morning hours of August 21, 1968, the Soviet army invaded Czechoslovakia along with troops from four other Warsaw Pact countries. The occupation was the beginning of the end … Continue reading

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Nationalistic Themes in the Art of North Korea

The Art of Propaganda: Nationalistic Themes in the Art of North Korea. Propaganda posters of North Korean with great themes, like architecture, billboards and monuments. There are two galleries, one to the “Great Leader” Comrade Kim Il Sung and to … Continue reading

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Revolution and Commerce

Revolution and Commerce: The Legacy of Korda’s Portrait of Che Guevara. Artefacts, paintings, posters, photos and illustrations based on the original Korda’s photo. The portrait of Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara’, Guerrillo Heroico, photographed by Alberto Díaz Korda on March 5, 1960, … Continue reading

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Old Russian Propaganda Posters

Old Russian Propaganda Posters: posters about movies, theatre, expositions, circus, shows, sports, politics and others. (via del.icio.us/joshua)

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Punch – 1917

Punch, the famous British magazine has one new addition on Project Gutenberg, one volume from 1917. Punch was responsible for the modern use of the word ‘cartoon‘ to refer to a comic satirical drawing. The magazine was intended to be … Continue reading

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