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Shoreline series #6
Sunrise over the lighthouse
An aerial view of Dingle peninsula
Dancers in New York City's children's West Indian Day Parade
An aerial portrait of a local lady in Cape town, South Africa.
sun bathe
An aerial portrait of a local lady in Costa Rica.
Pacific Sea Nettle's Psychedelia
An aerial view of a melting glacier in southern Iceland.
Sunset on the Racket River
City skyline at night
Patriotism 2019: Let's work together to bring it back
Up Monadnock We Go
Migration
An aerial view of a melting glacier in southern Iceland.
A Wedding, a Pickup Truck, and the Flag
Key West Sunset
Shoreline series #7
Togetherness
Vampire Water Deer
An abstract aerial view of the moonlike landscape of southern Iceland.
Dot the i
An abstract aerial view of Hverir, a geothermal area, Iceland.
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Patriotism 2019: Let's work together to bring it back

While wandering New York City's West Village, this person struck me as representative of our country's unity. Her condition, sleeping on the street wearing an American flag represents just how broken our system is. We have so many important issues to address yet political ideology has stifled progress.

TAGS: America, Homeless

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Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Member since 2019
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© Micah Rubin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2018
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION New York City, , United States of America