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Protest Photos from Across the USA: NYC, LA, Minneapolis and More

NYTimes.com Monday, 1 June 2020
George Floyd’s death continued to resonate far beyond Minneapolis, where he died. In, Boston, Philadelphia, New York, Ferguson, Mo., Portland, Ore., Los Angeles and countless other cities, demonstrations raged.
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