Tuesday 9/13 - Joshua Goodman - Venuzuela Worse and Worser

Tuesday 9/13
Joshua Goodman
Venuzuela Worse and Worser

Sometimes, the famed psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud admitted, “a cigar is only a cigar.” But sometimes real and familiar phenomena can achieve greatly enhanced status by becoming important and powerful symbols. That’s how it was, back in the 1970s when 5 legendary leaders of what was, back-then, called the third of Underdeveloped World formed the Non-aligned Movement. This large-scale collaboration show-cased the ambitions of such global political stars as Nehru of India, Sukarno of Indonesia, Nasser of Egypt, Nkrumah of Ghana…

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