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Throughout the weekend in Charleston, South Carolina, many mourned the loss of the nine church members of Emanuel AME Church. Hundreds of people laid flowers and notes of comfort at a memorial in front of the church. People are leaning on their faith to get through the tragedy.  

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Known for his protest art, award-winning artist Adrian Franks shares his inspiration with rolling out for his new series, “Faith Under Fire.” In the series, Franks pays tribute to the nine innocent victims of the terrorist attack carried out by Dylann Roof at Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, S.C. and explores the history of violent attacks against Black churches in America. What has happened…

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On June 17, 21-year-old Dylann Roof, opened fire at a Bible study at a historically black church in Charleston, South Carolina, killing nine people in what has been declared a racially motivated hate crime. Yesterday, Roof was apprehended and taken into custody, but that didn’t soothe the outrage and deep sadness felt across the nation. Following…

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