This Unholy Sorority of Misery

572a4e1c2200003600255871“Each of Sylvia Maier’s] portraits is rendered against the outline of an American coin, the words “In God We Trust” and “Liberty” etched alongside the name of the child unlawfully killed. The juxtaposition of the nation’s identifiable ideals and the lived reality of discrimination and suffering so many Americans are forced to face is haunting.”

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/artist-honors-the-black-mothers-whove-lost-their-sons-to-police-brutality_us_572a4fa5e4b0bc9cb0458c69

Title: Frank X Walker, “Sorority Meeting” in Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers

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