Born in Calcutta, India, Subhankar Banerjee fell in love with the wilderness of the American West. His dream, to photograph the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, came true when he made his way to Kaktovik, Alaska, in March 2001.
Government of the People Shall Not Perish
In a year when civil rights activists were being gunned down and African Americans risked their lives if they attempted to vote, sharecroppers, maids, and small business owners from the grassroots of Mississippi organized the Freedom Democratic Party and took on the power structure of the United States.
They opposed the war on Iraq, met with those of other faiths, and called on the U.S. to rejoin the family of nations. Today church leaders continue their call for a just foreign policy.