There'd been an earlier show that was more agit-prop
, and they wanted this to be light and fluffy, like daytime television.
In response, a group of agit-prop
artists held a mock funeral march for Lilli Ann.
They set up their own Agit-Prop
label and hit the headlines with their anti-Live Aid first album, Pictures of Starving Children Sell Records, in 1986.
In addition, these primarily formal problems are certainly not unique to Haacke's work, but have plagued political artists from the Soviet agit-prop
days to Bertolt Brecht and beyond.
One senses the style of a graphic designer in these works--one who appropriates the laws of advertising by using dynamic cropping, seductive glances, agit-prop
compositions, and propagandistic conditioning through repetition.
The book is a patchwork of policy, platitude, and propaganda, written in prose that swerves between memo-ese and agit-prop
That Thomson Cruise's big time arrival here would have changed the face of Liverpool for the better and inevitably led to other leading cruise names like Fred Olsen Cruise Line and Saga Cruises expanding their programme is immaterial to the city apparatchicks and purveyors of agit-prop
But it is very far from being a facile piece of agit-prop
Morello's killer riffs and slippery solos on anthems such as Bulls On Parade, Bombtrack and Killing In The Name are matched by frontman Zack de la Rocha's angry agit-prop
Atkinson's commitment and impartiality ("I don't support the bombing of innocent civilians whether it's done by the IRA, Winston Churchill in Dresden or Harry Truman in Nagasaki and Hiroshima," he writes) command respect, but the works themselves are the thinnest kind of agit-prop
Loach has the extraordinary ability to dramatise a political argument without it becoming an agit-prop
In a nutshell: Serviceable agit-prop
, dubious science, predictable melodrama.