“Nevertheless, They Persisted” by Do Palma
This is one in a series of posts featuring an artist whose work is included in the Threads of Resistance exhibition.
This is my response to Mitch McConnell’s decision to block Elizabeth Warren from testifying at the Senate confirmation hearing for Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Warren was reading a letter from Coretta Scott King that was critical of Mr. Sessions. McConnell stated, “She was warned. She was given an explanation. Nevertheless, she persisted.” Later, other (male) senators read the same letter into the record.
Hear a message from Do about her piece below: