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A Man Was Lynched By Police Yesterday: Article Analysis

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In this article a woman explained seeing a black flag with words in white stating “A Man Was Lynched by Police Yesterday” on social media a week ago. This flag does resemble its significant original “A Man Was Lynched Yesterday” hung by the N.A.A.C.P. in front of their headquarters in 1936. She went on to explain how she found so many more stunning images and visual expressions of how the country felt towards these terrible acts of violence that they have endured over the past few weeks. She went through more research and found the artist of this empowering statement. His name is Dread Scott and his goal was “to direct people toward the history of ‘lynch mob terror’ and how police have more recently played a similar role.” Since the revision
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