GOP Day 1

A woman stood

articulate_speaker_020_100020A woman stood and spoke in forceful, measured words, at a podium in the sun, describing the death of her son in a police shooting. Her audience was small but intent. “Let’s come together for Cleveland, Ohio,” she said. “Let’s stop the violence,” while all around her moved armed figures in gray and black, with hats and kevlar vests, keeping the peace.

— David Levi Strauss
July 18, 2016. 16:00 EDT

[photograph by Jon Winet]

 

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