Sotheby’s to auction defining image of BLM protests | Culture

It was one of the defining photos of this summer’s civil rights protests, and was all the more remarkable for being taken by a man who taught himself on YouTube after receiving a camera from his wife on his 39th birthday.

This month Misan Harriman, a former City of London headhunter, became the first black male photographer to shoot the cover of British Vogue. On Thursday, Sotheby’s announced it would be sell his first print at an auction to raise money for the Anthony Nolan blood cancer charity.

Harriman’s life has been a whirlwind since he travelled to a Black Lives Matter protest in central London in June.

Misan Harriman.
Misan Harriman. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Near the US embassy he spotted 18-year-old Darcy Bourne by the side of the road with her placard which simply said: “Why Is Ending Racism a Debate?”

He asked if she minded having her picture taken on

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Driver in BLM ‘Caravan of Justice’ Who Rammed Her Car Into Trump Supporters Arrested

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after allegedly driving a van into counter-protesters during an event demanding justice for Breonna Taylor.



Donald Trump et al. standing in front of a flag: (File photo) A woman wears a Trump mask and waves a USA flag while she stands on the back of her truck during a Pro-Trump car caravan on Ventura Blvd in Studio City, a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles, on September 13, 2020. A woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after allegedly driving a van into counter-protesters during an event demanding justice for Breonna Taylor in Yorba Linda.


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(File photo) A woman wears a Trump mask and waves a USA flag while she stands on the back of her truck during a Pro-Trump car caravan on Ventura Blvd in Studio City, a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles, on September 13, 2020. A woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after allegedly driving a van into counter-protesters during an event demanding justice for Breonna Taylor in Yorba Linda.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said that Tatiana Turner, 40, of Long Beach, California, was arrested in connection to the violence which broke out at the planned protest by a group called “Caravan for Justice” on Saturday in Yorba Linda, California

The protest, which was organized prior to the

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