Myth-Making and the “We Can Do It!” Poster propaganda misconceptions

Roly Waters

Roly Waters

2015-07-06 14:35:02

Common misconceptions about the “We Can Do It!” Poster include that the character is American icon Rosie the Riveter (it was not originally) and that it was a government recruiting poster (it in fact was just used within the Westinghouse factories to incite current employees to work harder). Still a great poster.
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