American artist Bruce Nauman, Run from Fear, Fun from Rear neon / glass installation, 1972
Marchers and police at the first official gay pride march held in London, 1st July 1972. Found at the LSE Library’s Photostream.
An epic picture showing that even a banal event, fully harnessed to advertisement, consumerism and capitalism- can serve as platform of emancipation. The pictures shows Tommy Smith and John Carlos raising their fists in a Black Power signal , showing support for Muhammed Ali’s anti-Vietnam war stance, against poverty and lynching . Let the Olympic Games begin!
1976 McDonald’s Ad Targeting African Americans, posted at buzzfeed a week ago, was – not surprisingly – followed by a flood of opinions on its political correctness. Huffingtonpost could not just stay off, neither do we. More than capitalizing on the issue offering a pretentious analysis, we prefer wasting time at this pool of images, and a “political correct” ad from the 1970s. Cheers…