Join 3,440 readers in helping fund MetaFilter (Hide)

3 posts tagged with propaganda by Miko.
Displaying 1 through 3 of 3.

Related tags:
+ (64)
+ (41)
+ (35)
+ (34)
+ (34)
+ (31)
+ (28)
+ (22)
+ (21)
+ (21)
+ (19)
+ (17)
+ (15)
+ (15)
+ (15)
+ (15)
+ (14)
+ (13)
+ (12)
+ (12)
+ (12)
+ (12)
+ (12)
+ (11)
+ (11)
+ (10)
+ (10)
+ (10)
+ (9)
+ (9)
+ (9)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (8)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (7)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)
+ (6)


Users that often use this tag:
amberglow (14)
zarq (12)
homunculus (7)
jonson (5)
The Whelk (5)
jpburns (4)
elpapacito (4)
washburn (4)
crunchland (4)
troutfishing (4)
flapjax at midnite (3)
the man of twists ... (3)
owillis (3)
Blasdelb (3)
skallas (3)
Miko (3)
gottabefunky (3)
kirkaracha (2)
furiousxgeorge (2)
BlackLeotardFront (2)
Rhaomi (2)
noom (2)
TrialByMedia (2)
filthy light thief (2)
Down10 (2)
bardic (2)
rzklkng (2)
monju_bosatsu (2)
hama7 (2)
donfactor (2)
XQUZYPHYR (2)
hanseugene (2)
mr_crash_davis (2)
madamjujujive (2)
daksya (2)
infini (2)
anastasiav (2)
CunningLinguist (2)
stbalbach (2)
mediareport (2)
scalefree (2)
IvoShandor (2)
destro (2)
fenriq (2)
Postroad (2)
Wolfdog (2)

Timeless Message

The story behind the iconic poster Keep Calm and Carry On rediscovered in 1991 at Barter Books, has been covered here before, but not in this lovely short video. And not with the new iPhone app.
posted by Miko on Apr 3, 2012 - 36 comments

There's Always Steady Work for the Steady Worker

Don't Make Excuses - Make Good! Between World Wars I and II, the U.S. economy was booming - workers had choices and employers competed for their time. How to motivate and gain loyalty from a labor force that knew it could walk out the door and find more work soon? Charles Mather, head of a family printing business in Chicago, offered employers a solution: the first motivational posters for the private workplace market. Printed between 1923 and 1929, Mather's "Work Incentive Posters" used strong imagery and short, clear messaging to encourage workplace values like teamwork, punctuality, safety, and loyalty. Today, some of his 350 designs can be seen in traveling exhibitions and poster galleries, and Antiques Road Show - or you can soak up some motivation from his modern-day successors at Successories - or generate your own. [more inside]
posted by Miko on Oct 12, 2010 - 25 comments

Peace on Earth, Goodwill Toward Men

A Nazi Christmas Since its most ancient days, the Christmas holiday has been continually reshaped to serve commercial, social, and political ends. These Nazi-era Christmas materials, including an Advent calendar and an essay on how to turn Christian holidays into National Socialist ones, come from the German Propaganda Archive of the Calvin College library. Of course, the Allies also enlisted Christmas in both pop culture and propaganda with cards, V-Mails, and posters.
posted by Miko on Nov 29, 2006 - 21 comments

Page: 1