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Clouds above Porcelain Basin
A woman providing for her family.
The Children of Black Lives Matter
High Five.
Sunset at Porcelain Basin, Yellowstone
Sun is shining, so.. smile
city on the water
A blind woman braiding her hair.
Los Angeles - Palms
Tide pools at Folly Beach.
Milky way nights
Fame and Poverty
Merriam's Chipmunk outside Muir Woods National Monument
14th Annual Photo Contest
The Children of Black Lives Matter

In July of 2016, in the midst of racial tensions boiling over across the United States, protesters in Canton, Ohio gathered to express concerns about the community and the movement. Canton, which is about an hour from Cleveland where the RNC convention was set to take place in less than a week, has had its own troubles with racial discrimination in the past. People from all walks of life came out to protest police brutality and represent Black Lives Matter. Most parents told me, "this is for the kids." Some of them even brought the next generation along to show them, as one mother put it, "that they matter too."

TAGS: Ohio, Protest, United States

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North Canton, Ohio, United States of America
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© Kathryn Poe.
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Date Taken: 07.2016
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 30, 2016, 2:02 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Canton, Ohio, United States of America