Joshua Brown Comments on the Power of Photography to Influence Change

September 17, 2015

Aylan Kurdi and the Photos That Change HistoryWall Street Journal, 09.11.15

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Aylan Kurdi and the Photos That Change History

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."