Rivera letter to Emily Joseph (dictated to ELP) in San Francisco.
Though ostensibly an answer to a question about planning associations, he segues into a harangue about totalitarian governments and all their agents in the Americas. (ELP files)
Operation Barbarossa, pre-dawn Nazi German attack on Russia. The "sucker punch" Rivera had always predicted comes.
(Life magazine letters)
Thanks from Rivera
Frida writes to Eloesser that Diego has been in a bad mood for two weeks after returning to “cuckoo country” from the US. He has to be on his guard. “In California everyone has treated him very well.” (The Letters of Frida Kahlo, Cartas Apasionadas)