Politics

RESIST

 

“The strength and power of despotism
consists wholly in the fear of resistance.”

 

~ Thomas Paine ~

 

Original photo of street art by an anonymous artist taken in the Marais Quarter of Paris in June 2017.


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DONNIE DANGLES

 

“Terrorism will never cease in a country
where the so-called leaders are
criminals and terrorists in disguise.”

 

~ Michael Bassey Johnson ~

 

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of taken at the Trocadéro in Paris in May 2017.


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A TIME OF MOURNING


“Fascism is Capitalism in decay.”

 

~ Vladimir Lenin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Orléans, France in April 2017.


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THE NEXT THING

 

“Dort wo man Bücher verbrennt,
verbrennt man auch am Ende Menschen.”
“Where they burn books,
in the end they will also burn people.”

 

~ Heinrich Heine ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2016.


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MAID OF ORLÉANS

 

“I fear nothing but treachery.”

 

~ Jeanne d’Arc ~

 

Photo of Jeanne d’Arc’s statue and the moon taken in Orléans, France In April 2017.


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HURLING ITSELF AT THE CUNT

 

“…a whole society hurling itself at the cunt…”

 

~ Émil Zola ~

 

Digital image “Chatte” created in April 2017.


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RAMPARTS

 

“What is politics, after all,
but the compulsion to preside over property
and make other people’s decisions for them?”

 

~ Tom Robbins ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a crop of an original photo taken at the Bishop’s Palace in Wells, England in June 2007.


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NIGHTMARE

 

“In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”

 

~ George Orwell ~

 

000-nightmareDigitally enhanced image of street art created from an original photo taken in Paris in August 2015.


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SHIP OF STATE

 

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible
will make violent revolution inevitable.”

 

~ John F. Kennedy ~

 

000-ship-of-stateDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the S.S. United States taken in April 1990.


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EVERMORE FOREVER

 

“We will either find a way or make one.”

 

~ Hannibal ~

 

000-evermore-foreverDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2015.


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