Artist’s Image of Dr. King Jr. in Hoodie Goes Viral

July 16, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Hannington Dia, NewsOne Nikkolas Smith, the image’s creator, says he wanted to spark discussion about stereotypes of Black men in hoodies, when the Martin case first broke. “There was this whole national outcry, a hoodie movement and everybody was rocking their hoods and everything,” Smith told Buzzfeed. “Just trying to get that message out there about what is considered suspicious. Is my Bla...

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