What does the 2013 German election have to do with North Korea? A lot, suggests a recent political comic that links non-voting to authoritarian politics. This post discusses what informs such arguments, and takes a closer look at the action of non-voting as a form of political critique.
Monthly Archives: September 2013
This post examines the recent series of Chinese propaganda attempts to promote Xi Jinping’s slogan of the “China Dream”, and discusses how and why these attempts draw from Maoist iconography to relay their message.