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A mural of George Floyd following his death done by Street Artist Fumero on the streets in SoHo, New York. The mural was painted in June, 2020 and includes words "RIP" "Black Lives Matter" and the artist tag "fumeroism".

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"Trans Black Lives Matter" with a heart has been painted on a wooden road block.

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Plywood panels on a store front are painted white, and adorned with two large power fists painted using stencils and black paint. BLM appears in block letters. This is tagged with red spray paint and additional text appears above.

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Two lined sheets of paper taped on a power box. On the upper piece of paper written in black ink, "PROTECT EACH OTHER." On the lower piece of paper written in black ink, "AMPLIFY BLACK TRANS VOICES."

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A Black soldier sits in the center of this mural behind a grey wash, his gaze penetrating the viewer. He wears a camo helmet with text saying, “war is hell.” The mural is split into two different times, 1970 (on the left) and 2020 (on the right). Red…

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Large, block, capital letters saying “Power to the People” dominate this mural. The letters of the word “people” also serve as a platform for four multi-racial figures to stand on, holding their right fist up in solidarity. The figures are wearing…

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Three wise monkeys embodying the Japanese proverbial principle “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil” are front and center in this mural. Each monkey expresses a single principle using an action as well as accompanying text. The monkeys are…

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A sticker on a light post at the corner of Stuyvesant Ave and Gates Ave in Brooklyn’s Bed-Stuy neighborhood. The entire sticker reads “Peter Stuyvesant was a slave trader. Peter Stuyvesant trafficked 290 human beings in the first slave auction in…

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Two panels, displayed side by side, share parallel content within different color schemes. The leftmost panel is painted with a wash of light turquoise. Bold black text, outlined in yellow, reads "Listen" in fully capitalized letters. Beneath the…

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Plywood painted with a wash of white features a Black woman with a starry sky in her hair and eyes within the palms of her hands standing with arms outstretched to the sky. The words "Dream Big" spread between her hands, with "All Dreamers Welcome"…
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