16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Two women wearing niqabs exit Philadelphia's 30th Street train station through a temporary plastic door curtain while a series of flags in the background complement the movement in the foreground. For me, this photograph prompts a consideration of the complicated relationship the American government has with the nation's incredibly diverse population, and the corresponding diversity of the American experience.
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||The American Experience
||Sept. 12, 2018, 10:07 p.m.