Poster published by the Humanité newspaper against the OAS in 1962.

Poster published in 1962 by the daily newspaper L’Humanité, organ of the French Communist Party, denouncing the initiatives of the Secret Army Organisation (OAS) the indulgence of the press (L'Aurore, Le Parisien Libéré) with regard to the movement of supporters of French Algeria. The pointed hood and long tunic are reminiscent of the white supremacists of the Ku Klux Klan, a far-right racist organization in the United States.

Source and copyright

Source: Affiche de l'"Humanité" contre l'O.A.S. en 1962. Keystone, 1962. Couleur.

Copyright: (c) L'Humanité

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Poster published by the <i>Humanité</i> newspaper against the OAS in 1962.