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Race in America

To mark the Smithsonian's multi-year initiative, Our Shared Future: Reckoning With Our Racial Past, which will confront the history and legacy of race and racism through live and virtual events, pop-up exhibitions, digital resources, and other offerings, Smithsonian magazine has compiled this collection of relevant coverage.

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A farmer is going home after laying out red chilies on plastic sheets under the bright sunlight during the harvesting season. Ton's of chilies are laid out to dry, creating a patchwork effect on open fields of Bangladesh. Sailor of Red Chili Sea