a bird and a bottle


You Know What They Say About Pictures vs. Words
January 25, 2007, 9:28 pm
Filed under: Law School, news & views

One of the former really is worth 1,000 of the latter (click image for full-size photo; see it even bigger here).

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Not sure what I mean? Look at the ad; then look at the faces of the people in the line (presumably for work, money, or food).

I’m taking a course called The Law of the Welfare State this semester. I’ll tell you what I’ve learned so far: things haven’t gotten any better since Margaret Bourke-White took this photo in 1936-37.

via Feminist Law Profs via Arse Poetica

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