NaziSexyMouse

by
Abby Zimet

This huge outdoor art poster in Poland, part of an Italian artist's
"Politically Incorrect" series, has caused an uproar, which was maybe the point.
Artist Max Papeschi says the image and one of Ronald McDonald toting a
machine gun in Iraq are commentaries on "the horrors" of American life that represent "a
collective nightmare." Others say it's provocation for provocation's
sake, and a profoundly offensive one in a country where millions died at
the hands of the Nazis. Either way, we wonder: Is it art?

FRIENDS: Help Us Fight

Independent journalism has become the last firewall against government and corporate lies. Yet, with frightening regularity, independent media sources are losing funding, closing down or being blacked out by Google and Facebook. Never before has independent media been more endangered. If you believe in Common Dreams, if you believe in people-powered independent media, please support us now and help us fight—with truths—against the lies that would smother our democracy. Please help keep Common Dreams alive and growing. Thank you. -- Craig Brown, Co-founder

Support Common DreamsSupport Common Dreams

Share This Article

More in: