2010.54.18847

I will forget simple words...
1970
22.75 in HIGH x 16.5 in WIDE
(57.78 cm HIGH x 41.91 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.
2010.54.18847

I will forget simple words / The even the children / can understand. / Words which will enter / every house / Like the wind / and fall, like red hot embers / on our people''s souls / In our land / bullets are beginning / to flower. / Jorge Rebelo

Poster from a two-page spread in Berkeley Tribe newspaper. Image is a negative photograph of a soldier in profile with a machine gun. The background transitions from red on the left to blue on the right. Poetry by Jorge Rebelo is in white to the right of the solider. Verso has articles aout struggles in Chad, Angola, Mozambique, and South Africa with the text "The white man seems tone-deaf to the orchestration of humanity."
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