Dorothy Counts

This is a photo of the first Black girl to attend an all white school in the United States—Dorothy Counts—being jeered and taunted by her white, male peers. This photo encompasses a lot of things that I really hate: prejudice, ignorance, racism, sexism, inequality…

Today, the U.S. may have a black President, but that doesn’t mean we live in a post-racial society. Think about the next time you feel like judging a book by its’ cover..