"The teachers can go through the gate without being stopped, and students are stopped and asked to show a pass. Students are treated like they're prisoners. They already have to be escorted by a teacher to get through."
“As the men and women of our past generation look into the eyes of one another, they tell stories. Stories of the past that speak so clearly. The Clear Skies represent hope and a dream for a new and better future for the African American race.”
“We are all blocked behind the bars of beauty. Nothing is ever acceptable in the ‘highlights’ of society. Women should be able to resemble their own style and beauty because we all have a unique story to tell.”
“This photo shows how people with higher incomes are pushing out those with lower incomes from neighborhoods they once used to live in. The construction site for new expensive condominiums are shown alongside the original row-homes where working-class people could once afford to live.”
"This photo is of two friends who ride the metro everyday after school is over. They do this because it’s safer. Street Harassment is scary; and is more likely to happen to women traveling alone. So, instead they travel in groups."
“This photo shows the fence separating the public housing apartments from the houses near Potomac Avenue Metro. THe people living in the houses carry misconceptions and assumptions about the people living in the public housing units and vice versa. This shows the multitude of assumptions and stereotypes that divide and create classes and reinforce classism.”