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Black Outlined Blue, A Photo Series Highlighting The Untold Stories of Black Police Officers by Daniel Edwards

We’ve all heard the sad and often horrifying stories of the injustices against black and brown citizens of America– police officers killing unarmed black men and assaulting young black women– a court system that convicts thousands of black men a year for the same petty crimes that are often dismissed when it is our white counterparts. Media and art have explored this tragic narrative from only two points of views– until recently. Daniel Edwards, an Atlanta Based visual artist started a photo…

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“Inner City Urban: Vine City,” An Exploration of Gentrification and Poverty in Atlanta by Rose Smith

Inner City Urban: Vine City Atlanta, the Southern Hollywood, is highlighted for its trendy lifestyle and affluent culture in the arts and nightlife, but like any major city, there are parts that are often neglected and hardly mentioned. Vine City is a historical district in Atlanta–home of historically black universities, Clark, Spelman and Morehouse. The city is where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lead the most revolutionary movement in the world, but this town once rich in ancestral spirit is…

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Award Winning Visual Artist Joshua Rashaad McFadden Discusses The Series of Our Generation: Colorism & Come To Selfhood

It’s sad in 2016 we are still discussing topics such as racism, social injustice and equal rights. Minorities learn to live with a buried fear due to their differences and are often subjected to the close-minded perspectives of some of the majority in our country. While there are several devastating routes, especially Blacks and Hispanics may take as a result of the exclusion, including gang activity, drug dealing, violence, suicide etc., there are alternatives to fighting and to breaking the…

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