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Protesters March on South Bay Corrections Facility in Boston, Regarding Michael Brown Shooting, circa 2014

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Protesters march on the South Bay Corrections Facility in Boston, MA after a grand jury failed to indict Darren Wilson who shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, in Ferguson, MO. Circa 2014.
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Protesters march on the South Bay Corrections Facility in Boston, MA after a grand jury failed to indict Darren Wilson who shot Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, in Ferguson, MO. Circa 2014.

Courtesy of Sarah Novick

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African American and white Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party supporters demonstrating outside the 1964 Democratic National Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey; some hold signs with portraits of slain civil rights workers James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner.

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African American and white Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party supporters demonstrating outside the 1964 Democratic National Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey; some hold signs with portraits of slain civil rights workers James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner.

Daphni Leef at the Jerusalem Film Festival, July 2012.

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