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Unraveling the Case for Reparations | Created by Mary Vaneecke from Tucson, AZ.

Unraveling the Case for Reparations

Created by:

Mary Vaneecke from Tucson, AZ

Exhibit:

Racism: In the Face of Hate We Resist

Artist Statement:

White Americans are beginning to understand that racism is embedded in so many American systems: criminal justice, healthcare, education, housing, and politics (to name just a few). It's irrelevant that we were never slave owners. We benefit from systems that continue to disadvantage (and even kill) Black Americans. Let’s talk about ways we can unravel this knotty problem.

2020
41" x 38''
Flags, paint, non-woven fabric, thread, fusible web; cutting, weaving, white washing, and machine quilted.