Nicholas D. Mirzoeff: How the Jim Crow internet is pushing back against Black Lives Matter

September 26, 2016 – Police killings of African-Americans on social media have become the visual hallmark of our time. This decade will be recalled through blurry cellphone and dash-cam videos of shootings. But how will it be remembered? From my scholarship on visual culture, most recently on the visual tactics of political protest, it is […]