The deeply disturbing events of the past week have once again brutally exposed the systemic racism that has persisted in this country for far too long. Our hearts break over the senseless murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless others, and for the communities where violent unrest is further inflaming pain and sadness. Racial equity is a human right.
“Nari Ward: We the People,” 2019. Exhibition view: New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio