NewsBites – Sotheby’s Sells Expensive Warhol, AZ Bans Ethnic Studies + More

Andy Warhol’s self portrait brings in $32.6 million at the Sotheby’s auction. [NY Times]

A dissident Thai general was shot in the head during a media interview. He was a “red shirt” supporter and now Bangkok is ringing with more gunfire. [BBC]

Arizona governor Jan Brewer signs a bill that bans ethnic studies courses in elementary and secondary schools. [CNN]

Son of “Diff’rent Strokes” star Dana Plato commits suicide. [Radar]

The Colour of Beauty documentary seeks to examine racism in the fashion industry [Work For All]

Oil spill investigators find problems with the blowout preventer. [Washington Post]

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