All people are born into the world with a purpose. However, family, society, gender bias, and socioeconomics, etc., have dissuaded us from utilizing our passions. Daily we must persevere to reclaim our True-Selves." ~Adrienne La Faye~
Brittany Ann "Bree" Newsome (born c. 1984 or 1985) is an American filmmaker, musician, speaker, and activist from Charlotte, North Carolina. She is best known for her act of civil disobedience on June 27, 2015, when she was arrested for removing the Confederate flagfrom the South Carolina state house grounds. The resulting publicity put pressure on state officials to remove the flag, and it was taken down permanently on July 10, 2015.
This painting depicts the lies of the phrase “Pull yourself up by your boot-straps”. Which that gift is only given to folks who have the privilege to make choices for themselves to become the best they can be.
ALL ORIGINALS & PRINTS COME WITH A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICATION. SIGNED BY Adrienne La Faye