• ‘Tasteless' Photos of Poor Indians Bring Backlash for World Press Photo

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    World Press Photo is at the receiving end of sharp criticism today for a series of photos on its Instagram account showing poverty-stricken Indians standing in front of tables laden with feasts.
    The set of photos were posted on Sunday as part of an “Instagram takeover” of the World Press Photo account by Italian photographer Alessio Mamo .
    These photographs are from Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh two of the poorest states of India. From the series "Dreaming Food", a conceptual project about hunger issue in India. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ [This project has been the subject of much online debate. Please...
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