How do these cartoons depict communism and capitalism


The Cold War was in many ways an ideological struggle between communism and capitalism. To win this battle, the US and USSR waged a global propaganda war against each other that spanned a range of media modalities: radio, television, films, and even cartoons. Please watch the two Cold War cartoons below and discuss the following: How do these cartoons depict communism and capitalism? What do they reveal about the beliefs of American and Soviet citizens regarding their adversaries? Which of the two cartoons do you think was more persuasive and why? Why might the Soviets and Americans think a cartoon could help win the Cold War? Please use specific examples from the cartoons and the textbook to support your claims. Make Mine Freedom (1948) The Millionaire (1963)