“But ever since the Founding Fathers
of our nation dreamed this dream,
America has been something of a schizophrenic personality,
tragically divided against herself.”
~ Martin Luther King ~
Digitally enhanced image (the hat colour has been changed and the text added) created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.
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Categories: Paris, Perspective, Photography, Poetry, Politics, Street Art
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“The white man says, there is freedom and justice for all.
We have had “freedom and justice,”
and that is why we have been almost exterminated.
We shall not forget this.”
~ The 1927 Grand Council of American Indians ~
Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Cheddar, England in June 2007.
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Categories: Perspective, Photography, Poetry
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