Alton Sterling

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America is safer than ever—and yet, it’s still ugly and unjust.

America isn’t falling apart. It’s never been safer to be black in America. But it’s still far more dangerous than being white.
A demonstrator protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The photographer behind the shot that’s captivating the world

Jonathan Bachman captured a shot of a peaceful Ieshia Evans in the moment before she was arrested by heavily armed officers