1940-01-17 00:00:00

“Posters appeared throughout Mexico advocating the expulsion of Diego Rivera.” [“This is the traitor. Jew faker.”] (FBI files)

“Exposicion internacional del surrealismo” opens at the Galeria de Arte Mexicano in Mexico City. (Art and Revolution, p.99)

1940-01-13 00:00:00

Rivera’s third HOY article, In Mexico, There’s Also A War.

(Diego may be exaggerating in taking credit for "blowing the whistle" on the Nazi ocean liner Columbus, which he says is an armed submarine tender.)