Social media erupts over depiction of mayoral candidate Tami Sawyer

Memphis magazine’s cover caricature of black mayoral candidate Tami Sawyer set social media afire this weekend as many denounced the depiction as racist and sexist. Sawyer released a statement calling out the magazine for what she calls a “Jim Crow Era cartoon” that makes her look like a “monster.” The campaign also pointed to several … Continue reading Social media erupts over depiction of mayoral candidate Tami Sawyer