Joshua Brown Comments on the Power of Photography to Influence Change
Aylan Kurdi and the Photos That Change HistoryWall Street Journal, 09.11.15
Wall Street Journal, 09.11.15
"The photos were part of a government effort to shape and support" the New Deal policies of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, says Joshua Brown, a professor of history at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. "They were very carefully chosen for publication" to support those programs."