Bag’s Take-Away:
From my reader, Tom, in Greece (clearly with an eye to the aesthetics): “There is so much contrast — color, clothing, posture — and the other photographer looks great.” From my end (though I do love the photog’s custom riot helmet), I see: hippy punching goes international. 
(photo: AP via Spiegel Online)
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Bag’s Take-Away:

From my reader, Tom, in Greece (clearly with an eye to the aesthetics): “There is so much contrast — color, clothing, posture — and the other photographer looks great.” From my end (though I do love the photog’s custom riot helmet), I see: hippy punching goes international.

(photo: AP via Spiegel Online)

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Tags #riots    #EU    #Greece    #G-8    #social justice    #globalization    #photojournalism    #police    #hippies   

Bag’s Take-Away:
The NYT stereotyping the Wisconsin protesters as hippy meditating sixties throwbacks??? …Nahh, they wouldn’t do that!
For backstory, but best-of-all, more of Bag’s penmanship, it’s all here.
(photo: Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times)
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Bag’s Take-Away:

The NYT stereotyping the Wisconsin protesters as hippy meditating sixties throwbacks??? …Nahh, they wouldn’t do that!

For backstory, but best-of-all, more of Bag’s penmanship, it’s all here.

(photoNicole Bengiveno/The New York Times)

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For the latest in visual politics, visit BagNewsNotes (and follow us on Twitter).