The Cold War




Inside The Cold War

Cold War propaganda posters provide an illustrated guide to the era. Soviet propaganda posters were vital for spreading the official "line" of the day to the "masses." A Soviet propaganda poster tends to muscular and heroic.

The typical US Cold War propaganda poster tends to be more functional, often focused on topics such as bomb shelters. You can see a selection of Cold War posters here. 

Interested in North Korean propaganda posters, the often more colorful cousins of the Soviet propaganda poster? See them here
Kids can also help their eligible veteran parents and grandparents get the free Cold War Recognition Certificate from the U.S. Government. See the easy steps to get this honor here.