Chinese museum pulls exhibit comparing black people to animals ...


A museum in China has taken down a photo exhibition that placed photos of black people and African animals side-by-side. The exhibit had attracted outrage from around the world after images of it were shared online.

The New York Times reports that the juxtaposed photos by photographer Yu Huiping were found within a section of the “This is Africa” exhibition at the Hubei Provincial Museum in Wuhan. Each of the diptychs showed an animal on one side and black people wearing similar expressions on the other.

Read more, and see the pictures, from here.