NPR Talks Documenting Protests with Dee Dwyer, Anastassia Whitty, Montinique Monroe, Chloe Collyer, Alexis Hunley, Mark Clennon, Stephanie Mei-Ling & Kriston Jae Bethel #celebratephotography
Incredibly important read from NPR featuring statements like the snippet below from Montinique Monroe:
Black journalists and photographers deserve to tell the stories, which many of us have been fighting for so long to tell. I’m just now receiving the opportunities I’ve been chasing for years, and while I’m grateful, I hate it happened as a result of the police killing another black man. There’s still a long way to go on many fronts.
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