The Declaration of Bondage by Carlton Mackey

The Declaration of Bondage
by Carlton Mackey
50 Shades of Black

 

Carlton Mackey, the creator of 50 Shades of Black created this piece to be critically engaged and shared widely

The High Resolution PDF Version is scaled to be printed at 24 1/2 inches x 29 3/4 inches.

The Declaration of Bondage
24 1/2 Inches x 29 3/4 Inches
(Ink on Archival Rag Paper)
by Carlton Mackey
July 3, 2016

 

The High Resolution PDF Version is scaled to be printed at 24 1/2 inches x 29 3/4 inches.  These are the exact dimension of the Original 1776 “Declaration of Independence”. Carlton Mackey, the creator of 50 Shades of Black created this piece to be critically engaged and shared widely therefore, he has licensed it with the Creative Commons License Below. FEEL FREE TO DISTRIBUTE AS YOU SEE FIT.

 

On July 5, 1852, 76 years after the signing of the “Declaration of Independence” and still 13 years before the abolition of slavery, Frederick Douglass gave the best 4th of July speech in American history. It Didn’t Go So Well… “The Fourth of July is Yours, Not Mine,” Watch this powerful speech narrated by Danny Glover to understand the hypocrisy behind this celebration.

 

The High Resolution PDF Version is scaled to be printed at 24 1/2 inches x 29 3/4 inches.  These are the exact dimension of the Original 1776 “Declaration of Independence”.

The Declaration of Bondage by Carlton Mackey is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

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