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‘The Mugshot Series’ Reverses Ugly Stereotypes Of Black Men

Artist EJ Brown is fed up with the media perpetuating damaging and destructive stereotypes of black men. Specifically, the 25-year-old Point Park University graduate feels frustrated when the media places blame on black victims of police killings and refers to these men as thugs and criminals.

To combat those frequent misrepresentations, Brown created a powerful photo series that flips the narrative on its head.

See more powerful photos from the series here.