Thomas Sugrue: Stars, Stripes and Civil Rights, 20 November 2008
Show More The Soiling of Old Glory: The Story of a Photograph that Shocked America by Louis Masur.
Bloomsbury US, 224 pp., $24.95, April 2008, 978 1 59691 364 6Show More
“... at the collapsed World Trade Center in September 2001, one of the most famous is the subject of Louis Masur’s latest book. On 5 April 1976, the photographer Stanley Forman of the Boston Herald American followed a group of anti-Civil Rights protesters onto the plaza outside Boston’s City Hall. His picture shows Joseph Rakes, a white ...”