Technological innovation makes red flowers blossom

Jishu gexin kai honghua
Technological innovation makes red flowers blossom
1975, October
Shanghai renmin chubanshe (上海人民出版社)
77x53 cm.
BG E13/897

A textile worker on a cart on rails, operating the machines. The four women behind her appear to be checking the efficiency of this innovation.

The text on the aprons:
抓革命促生产 - Grasp revolution, increase production.
The slogans in the background:
破除资产阶级法权思想 - Destroy the Ideology of the Bourgeois Right (a phrase coined by Zhang Chunqiao, one of the Gang of Four).
认真学习马克思主义巩固无产阶级专政 - Earnestly study Marxism to strengthen the dictatorship of the proletariat.
エ业学大庆 - In industry, learn from Daqing.
独立自主自力更生 - Self-determination, self-reliance.

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