The election poster of the Polish Women's Party (Partia Kobiat) features seven naked candidates. The image stands for freedom and women’s rights in a country that has been besieged by narrow doctrinaire thinking of the Catholic conservative variety.
Manuela Gretowska, who founded the party offered some insights when speaking with AFP news agency ...
This poster is intended to shatter stereotypes in the anachronistic world of politics, which is more often dominated by uncommunicative men with their black tie outfits. We are beautiful, nude, proud ... our faces are intelligent, concerned, proud.
Given the reactionary climate in Poland of late, the poster makes a bold statement. It is sure to anger the Catholic nationalist types whose reactionary views threaten to drag the country back into the middle ages.
Mercifully, the Kaczynski twins have shown no sign of countering with a nude election poster of their own.