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The Lady With an Obama-Biden ‘08 Sign at the George Floyd Rally

Still thinking about her more than a year later

My mind often drifts back to May 30, 2020. Minneapolis police had just murdered George Floyd earlier that week, and we were on the fifth day of a nationwide uprising. A great tide of humanity was washing over the center of every major city demanding justice for the victims of…



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Justin Ward

Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD