• Folded Map Project's Tonika Johnson Confronts Alec Soth and the NY Times

    11 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    On September 5, 2020, The New York Times published “ The Great Divide ” - the latest entry in their “The America We Need” Times Opinion series - which examined neighborhoods on Chicago's North Side and South Side and the enormous disparities in wealth and health that have emerged between them as a result of racist policies like redlining that began in the early 20th century.
    The NYT hired Magnum Photos' Alec Soth, a well-known and highly regarded photographer to travel from his home in Minnesota for a three day assignment in Chicago. Unbeknownst to him and the NYT editors, photographer and...
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