Rick Warren, Saddleback Church and Propaganda Posters

I found this story fascinating to watch unfold.On Monday, Rick Warren, the famous pastor of Saddleback Church, posted this image and wrote this with it: "The typical attitude of Saddleback Staff as they start work each day." Unfortunately, the image is a propaganda poster used by the Mao Zedong regime during the Great Leap Forward, a brutal four-year campaign from 1958-1961 in Chinese history that resulted in the deaths of over 40 million people.So I created this cartoon based on a … [Read more...]