Politics: The Art of Michael D’Antuono

Art is not made to decorate rooms. It is an offensive weapon in the defense against the enemy. Pablo Picasso, 1943-03-24

I saw the ‘Diversity’ poster by Michael D’Antuono in a tweet from Malcolm
Nance.

 

Diversity Makes America Great

 

Michael D’Antuono’s art is reminiscent of Norman Rockwell.

 

“”Freedom from Fear” by Norman Rockwell 1943

But these are different times:

Cold as Ice

Like Rockwell, D’Antuono uses his art to make a powerful case for American Democracy and the Rule of Law.

 

“”Freedom of Worship” by Norman Rockwell 1943
Patriots
The Talk
Make America Hate Again
If We Can’t Trust the President we need to Impeach

I post these images because I agree with them. I do not know the artist and do not profit from sales of his work.

Planned Prisonhood

Art by Michael D’Antuono

I do not own these images.

Rob Goldstein 2019

You Won’t Hear This On Fox News: Inspector General Horowitz Clears Chris Steele

News you need to know.

Gronda Morin

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The GOP conspiracy theorists are going to be unhappy with learning the latest news about the investigation into Chris Steele, the retired MI6 British agent who compiled his raw intelligence notes collected from various Russian contacts which has come to be known as the Steele Dossier, has resulted with  him being cleared. He was one of sources who had alleged that Moscow was interfering in the 2016 US presidential election.

This investigation that GOP in the US Congress and the republican President Donald Trump have been demanding was conducted by the US Department of Justice’s (DOJ )watchdog, the Inspector General Michael Horowitz who found Mr. Steele’s information to be sufficiently credible.

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Here’s the rest of the story…

On July 9, 2019, Mark Hosenball of Reuters penned the following report, “Trump ‘dossier’ author grilled by Justice Department watchdogs: sources”

Excerpts:

“Federal lawyers probing the origins of the investigation of…

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#MondayMood: For Oscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and His Daughter, Valeria

To be civilized does not mean having studied at university, or having read many books, or possessing great wisdom: we all know that certain individuals with these characteristics were capable of committing acts of absolutely perfect barbarity. To be civilized means to be capable of fully recognizing the humanity of others, even though they have different faces and customs to ours; to know how to put oneself in their place and look at ourselves as if from outside. No one is definitively barbarian or civilized and each one of us is responsible for our actions. But we, who today receive this great honour, have the responsibility to take a step forward towards a little more civilization. Tzvetan Todorov

Oscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his nearly 2-year-old daughter, Valeria.)
Oscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his daughter, Valeria.

Photo of Oscar Ramirez and his daughter, Valeria found on twitter, attributed to Maria Estela Avalos. I do not own this image.

Header image is a photograph of a poster seen at the 2019 Women’s March