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U.S. Capitol, January 6, 2021: A Story of Racism in One Photo

Disgusting scene is full of images from America’s struggle for Civil Rights .

Inside the United States Capitol, January 6, 2021. (Photo MIKE THEILER / REUTERS/ BBC)

The man strides unopposed through the United States Capitol during the Trumpist insurrection on January 6. Over his left shoulder is a Confederate battle flag tacked to a dowel rod.

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Steve Jones

Steve Jones

We’ve got to do better than this, folks.