White Statues, Black Lives: Violence Connected to Whiteness of Public Space

Defaced confederate statue that says Spiritual Genocide in spraypaint across the faces

In the last 12 years, signs commemorating the murder of Emmett Till have been vandalized dozens of times causing thousands of dollars in property damage. No one has ever been arrested. On Saturday evening, a Confederate memorial was vandalized on the University of Mississippi campus. Within minutes, the police arrested Zachary Borenstein and charged him […]