In September of 2016, someone drew a character of a slave to advertise an upcoming performance for their band.
This drawing caused such an uproar in the creative community, that a panel discussion was held to discuss its impact. Members of the community spoke on both the specific "Slave Baby" drawing as well as the underlying issues of race that, many believe, led to an something like this happening in the first place.
We thought it would not be wise to let such a seminal moment pass without any recognition. As it's been said time and again, those that do not know their history are doomed to repeat it and we want to make sure the people of Charleston never forget...
READ: The Slave Baby Saga.