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There’s No Such Thing as a Pretty Protest

Critics of riotous rallies are missing the point

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It didn’t take much for us to slip on the running-turned-rioting kicks and say “fuck social distancing.”

“Something goin’ on on 52nd, bro,” I muttered. Down the hallway, my roommate Tre was already putting on outside clothes — a black tee with revolutionary names and matching joggers —…

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Tirhakah Love

Tirhakah Love

African from Texas• Staff Writer at LEVEL • Black politics, Celebrity interviews, TV & Film Criticism • Previously: MTV News, San Francisco Chronicle

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