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Catalog number P0598
Artist Sorel, Edward
Title STOP THEM!
Date 1971
Object Name Poster
Description An American anti-Vietnam War poster "STOP THEM! they can't stop themselves" produced in 1971 by artist Edward Sorel. President Nixon is depicted as a Napoleon-like figure. He is flanked by former Vice President and presidential candidate Hubert Humphrey, and United States National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger. The maniacal Napoleon-Nixon is placing symbols of bombs on the map.

The text below the image reads "STOP THEM! they can't stop themselves"
Medium/Material Ink on paper
Dimensions H-20.5 W-18 inches
Search Terms Modern
Contemporary
20th century AD
North America
United States
Political satire
Politics
Social problems
Social scene
War
Warfare
Exhibition and Publication History POSTERS AS HISTORY TEACHING WITH PRIMARY SOURCES, Vietnam anti-war protest posters from
the Godwin-Ternbach Museum Collection, GTM, Queens College, November 12 – December 21, 2012
Culture American