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Behord The Brack Sun by Gorrem Behord The Brack Sun by Gorrem
Now, if this doesn't violate some sort of copyright infringement or piss someone off with how politically incorrect it is, then I am going to be very angry.

For digital imaging we had to make a digital image around the theme of fascism. I'm not a very politically involved person, so I chose the only politics I was familiar with- that of the GALACTIC EMPIRE. Actually, I'm kidding... I'm not a hardcore Star Wars fan, but I think he's one of the most recognizable characters of evil in fiction next to say, Hannibal, and he is a bit of a fascist, so I decided to do a series of images which combined propaganda/hype images with Darth Vader as the figurehead.

This one is based off of a Communist propoganda poster from the 60's which was originally celebrating Mao. The original said "Behold the red sun that will lead us to glory," and I wanted to rewrite it to say "behold the black sun that will lead us to glory" because I thought that was a good reference to vader/death star, etc. However, I don't know chinese even though i am half, so i rewrote it in engrish. Hehe. Anyone get my potshot at ST?

Oh man, I'm going to get shot.
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waypasthadenough Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
If only evil would dress up in suits like that and openly declare their goals.

"The truth is the best propaganda." - Adolf Hitler

It's all propaganda.

www.willowtown.com/promo/quote…

There's no such thing as an unbiased reporter: www.willowtown.com/promo/unbia…
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Frogstopper Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2013
It is politically incorrect, but it's hard to feel sorry for the war-mongering bastards. (I'm not a fan of the British Empire either, before anyone starts. And I'm not talking about modern-day Japan either.) Surely a straight swap of emperor for emperor? Darth Vader is more the Admiral Yamamoto of the galaxy far far away. (I know, I know, mind your own effing business Frogstopper...)
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Warsie Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
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v242 Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2013
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:D
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Warsie Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
yeah. that.
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KidXister Featured By Owner May 26, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I had to reread it a few times before I got it. Is it bad that I laughed a little?
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nabeschin Featured By Owner May 14, 2013
Damn cool, :+fav: !
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notoriaz Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2013
I don't think it works, Darth Vader has better correlation with Nazi movement if anything.

It's a fine illustration though, great to think about
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DalekOfBorg Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2012
Spotted it: Vader's doing a Vulcan Salute.
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punker--rocker Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is SO politically incorrect. I love it. :D
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