06 November 2012 @ 03:51 pm
Elect the workers!  

A Soviet poster of 1931.


Elect your Aboriginal Workers Council! Don't let in shamans and kulaks (wealthy livestock owners)!

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TeaRoses: Farin Urlaubrosehiptea on November 6th, 2012 10:40 pm (UTC)
Wow, that is a real find. Very interesting.
pikkewyntjie: pic#119059970pikkewyntjie on November 6th, 2012 10:51 pm (UTC)
A political ad that involves caribou and they're not being shot by Sarah Palin!
Disco citizen: Sieur Wood de Stockteamrodent on November 8th, 2012 08:45 am (UTC)
Well, they can see her, you know.
Whodunnit?: Lionsoh_meow on November 6th, 2012 11:06 pm (UTC)
I like the way that the disgruntled shamans look like they're playing a little tune as they walk off.
Siberian Catsiberian_cat on November 7th, 2012 12:03 am (UTC)
The shaman has a tambourine, and the kulak wears a white parka, because he never does any dirty job. :)
Whodunnit?oh_meow on November 7th, 2012 12:28 am (UTC)
Damn kulaks with their reindeer/tractors/slightly bigger field/fill in gap as see fit.
ms_hissyfit: pic#118866453ms_hissyfit on November 6th, 2012 11:06 pm (UTC)
spuzzlightyear: pic#101327921spuzzlightyear on November 6th, 2012 11:38 pm (UTC)
The party's over when the Shamans and Kulaks arrive.
BlueBearbluebear2 on November 7th, 2012 01:23 am (UTC)
They look so much like the Inuit in Canada.
On se niin väärin!: Bike Naked!aprilstarchild on November 7th, 2012 10:00 am (UTC)
IIRC, they're related.
Athanasius Pernath: laughter n.beesay on November 7th, 2012 01:57 am (UTC)
Через что?!?!?: pipecherez_jopu on November 7th, 2012 07:07 am (UTC)
thank you, this is a good one)
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