This poster dates from the days of the women’s suffrage movement in Britain, and was published by an outfit called the National Women’s Social and Political Union at a time when prominent imprisoned suffragettes were being force fed in prison to defeat their hunger strike.

suffragette women being forcefed in jail

Ironic (to modern sensibilities, anyway) to see sensationalist imagery of the mistreatment of women being used to promote a progressive cause. At least the take-away message (“Vote Against The Government”) is good advice for any era.