FPWhitewashFP112313“The modern era has been founded on genocide, and has proceeded through more genocide. Somehow, the shame of yesterday’s massacres proved a poor safeguard against the slaughters of today, and the wondrous sense-making faculties of progressive reason helped to keep it weak.” Zygmunt Bauman

Some NYC street artists gathered today at 5Pointz to mourn the white-washing of the building.

Photographs: Stephen Wise