Photo Journalism

“Much of the discussion in Baraboo after the photograph went viral focused on the intentions of the boys in the moment the shutter clicked. Those intentions were hardly as uniform or as sinister as they first appeared. But images now spread faster than the stories behind them, and this image met the residents of Baraboo with enough speed and force to uproot basic assumptions about their lives.” Buzzfeed’s Joseph Bernstein: The Baraboo Nazi Prom Photo Shocked The World. The City’s Response Shocked Its Residents.

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