Lucian Perkins on Mississippi’s state flag — the only state flag still incorporating the Confederate flag — and how the echoes of the Civil War persist.
Jonathan Sanders, an unarmed black man, died after Officer Kevin Herrington, who is white, put him in a chokehold on July 8 in the small town of Stonewall, Mississippi.
Almost everywhere that Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont campaigns in his quest for the Democratic nomination for president, crowds overflow to standing room and in some cases out the doors. Can Bernie be the guy who brings the white working class, especially men, back into the fold of the progressive left?
Three years after first photographing Emanuel African Methodist Church in Charleston, South Carolina, I was back again — this time for the memorial service of the Rev. Clementa Pinckney.