Tag: Propaganda

1961 Cold War Nuclear Fallout Propaganda Movie by the American Government [DVD]: Civil Defense, Radiation Sickness, Radioactive Poisoning & Fallout Shelter Footage (1961)

This 1961 U.S. Civil Defense film is significant because it was among the first of its kind to characterize nuclear fallout as dangerous. Making the claim that every U.S. citizen lives within fallout range of a “likely nuclear attack target,” the film uses maps and various shots of highways, suburbs, crowds, and pedestrians to show […]