Rape Is War
28 in HIGH x 19.25 in WIDE
(71.12 cm HIGH x 48.89 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

"copyright 1976 by Women''s Graphics Collective, 3100 N. Southport, Chicago, IL 60657. Inspired by Adrienne Rich. photo credit LNS no. 321" in white vertically up the right side at the bottom.

Poster has a red printed background with a grayscale image diagonally cut at the center. The image shows children gathered looking at an airplane. Over the image is "Rape Is War". In the red at the top is "it is the tradition of patriarchy / to conquer and possess. The capacity for / dehumanizing, the equation of manhood with / the domination of another''s body, is carried over / from sex into war. An invading army violates the land / and rapes the women. War is the ultimate act of coercion / inflicted on a people and their country. Rape is the ultimate / act of coercion inflicted on women by men. Rape is war." in white. At the bottom is the Spanish translation in white.
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