Is this poster problematic? Is racism literally a black and white issue? Is this poster a variation on other images that we see (black and white handshake?) What is the impact of these images? Is the message the most important part?
togetherinthisdream: Georgia A Kenyan student from ‘s Morehouse College stands underneath a racist sign pinned to a tree. LIFE Magazine Sad part of American history, but slavery and racism played apart of our nations' history.
In at Jackson, Mississippi, Matt Herron took an iconic and ironic image from the civil rights era as a white policeman rips an American flag away from a young black boy, having already confiscated his ‘No More Police Brutality’ sign.
Robert Mapplethorpe - White Gauze, 1984 I love this photo because I love Robert Mapplethorpe. He is one of my favorite artists. I love how this is black and white I love how you cannot tell what gender or race the people underneath the gauze are.