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I used this crazy picture in my story at http://futurecase.wordpress.com/2012/06/28/proximity-as-a-prerequisite-of-being-human/

The government distributed propaganda like this during the Cold War to soothe the fears of U. citizens after the military strategy of Mutual Assured Destruction (MAD) Doctrine was put into place

Writing Prompt: Historical photos

Writing prompt for upper elementary. May be controversial but helps teach real history and gets them to www their point of view to create lasting impact

By its very nature, propaganda distorts the truth or tells outright lies. It targets our basest impulses—fear and anger, flight or fight. While works of pure propaganda may pretend to make logical arguments, they eliminate nuance and oversimplify complicated issues to the point of caricature.

The Red Menace: A Striking Gallery of Anti-Communist Posters, Ads, Comic Books, Magazines & Films

Vacation-time, 1955 - Of course there is a man along to take care of all my needs including pouring me a cocktail, fetching anything I need, applying my suntan lotion and escorting me to dinner and dancing ;-) !

Picnic Time Vacation-time, 1955 - Of course there is a man along to take care of all my needs including pouring me a cocktail, fetching anything I need, applying my suntan lotion and escorting me to dinner and dancing ;

“Los deportistas comunistas son unas nenazas” (1951)

The Red Menace: fascinating vintage ads from the time of Communism and the Cold War.

This remarkable 1943 poster uses dynamic composition and a forceful tone to highlight the work done by men and women in industry and agriculture and to put them on an equal footing with soldiers fighting at the front overseas.

Canadian WWII war poster emphasizing that Canadians on the home front were doing their part for the war effort too.

Blitzkrieg

At this stage in the kitten lifestyle it is almost a grown cat and is generally successful in concealing the fact that it is an intensely dumb little animal. Also at this stage the kitten will begin to leave the sidecar of a motorcycle.

Spain. Soldiers read posters in Barcelona calling women to arms during the Spanish Civil War c. 1936

Soldiers read posters in Barcelona calling women to arms (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images).

TIME Magazine Cover: Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev -- Dec. 2, 1985

TIME Magazine Cover: Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev -- Dec.

This scared America because its making america think that the soviet union could bomb us at any moment.

I chose this propaganda poster because it puts fear in the American people during the Cold War to motivate them to be prepared for nuclear war with Russia

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