Props For Propaganda

Props For Propaganda

When you explore Cairo, you will invariably come across military propaganda. The Egyptian army is often referred to as the “deep state”. They are wholly entrenched in Egyptian society. They control upwards of 40% of the economy, own massive amounts of land and real estate, and even provide bread to hungry citizens. They have bought their way into the lives and hearts of many Egyptians. However, every time I see a billboard of an Egyptian solider using a baby as a prop, I stop and think, what the hell? Is that baby white?

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