When the Camera Was a Weapon of Imperialism. (And When It Still Is.) – The New York Times

Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/06/magazine/when-the-camera-was-a-weapon-of-imperialism-and-when-it-still-is.html
In his final On Photography column, Teju Cole argues that images of human suffering often implicitly serves the powers that be.