Although the print media have played a key role in the spreading of propaganda messages, everyday objects can also be used to persuade and influence public opinion, as our playing cards have shown. Like cards, board games have often been considered as effective propaganda tools because of their appeal to a wide range of people, including children. Clothes and fashion accessories are also popular because the messages become mobile with their wearers. Here is a selection of items promoting political messages.
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