“Sketching prejudice, erasing truths – Deciphering TOI’s Sandeep Adhwaryu’s Ujjain cartoon”, Satyaagrah, September 28, 2023:
“Throughout history, art has been both a reflection of society and a tool for influencing it. This is a tale not just about conspiracy theories and whispers but one that uncovers the role of art as a pawn in the larger game of geopolitical chess.
And while many of us associate conspiracy theories with unsolved mysteries or unsubstantiated claims, there are times when they unfurl to reveal startling truths. A classic adage, ‘there is no smoke without fire’, stands the test of time, reminding us that behind every whisper, there could be a roaring truth.
Perhaps one of the most intriguing revelations in the realm was the discovery of the CIA’s clandestine involvement in promoting American Abstract Expressionist painting during the Cold War. What for? Propaganda…….”
Read the full article at Satyaagrah.com