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The Art Of An Olympic Boycott: Moscow 1980 Vs Sochi 2014

These are some mean posters, comrades.

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OK, so a boycott of the Sochi Winter Games is not going to happen & was a terrible idea to begin with. But let's check out some common themes used in art by boycott advocates today and 34 years ago. Here's a parallel slalom for #Moscow1980 and #Sochi2014 boycott propaganda. Whoosh!

#Moscow1980: a Russian tank with rings

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