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Protests against racial inequality sweep across America

A worker paints a giant "Black Lives Matter" mural on Centre Street in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A worker paints a giant "Black Lives Matter" mural on Centre Street in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A worker paints a giant "Black Lives Matter" mural on Centre Street in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Black Lives Matter protesters interact with demonstrators against restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Phoenix, Arizona, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr

Black Lives Matter protesters interact with demonstrators against restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Phoenix, Arizona, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr

Black Lives Matter protesters interact with demonstrators against restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Phoenix, Arizona, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr
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A Trump hat is burnt by protester Mark Sesay, after it was removed from a supporter of President Donald Trump who was told to leave, during Fourth of July holiday, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A Trump hat is burnt by protester Mark Sesay, after it was removed from a supporter of President Donald Trump who was told to leave, during Fourth of July holiday, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A Trump hat is burnt by protester Mark Sesay, after it was removed from a supporter of President Donald Trump who was told to leave, during Fourth of July holiday, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People protesting racial inequality and police violence confront a supporter of President Donald Trump after she walked into the intersection occupied by them in Black Lives Matter plaza with a pro-Trump sign in Washington, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People protesting racial inequality and police violence confront a supporter of President Donald Trump after she walked into the intersection occupied by them in Black Lives Matter plaza with a pro-Trump sign in Washington, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Leah...more

People protesting racial inequality and police violence confront a supporter of President Donald Trump after she walked into the intersection occupied by them in Black Lives Matter plaza with a pro-Trump sign in Washington, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Protesters argue over burning American flags and leaflets with the flag, even as other protesters disagreed with the act, during a protest against racial inequality and police violence near Black Lives Matter Plaza, during Fourth of July holiday, in Washington, July 4, 2020.  REUTERS/Leah Millis

Protesters argue over burning American flags and leaflets with the flag, even as other protesters disagreed with the act, during a protest against racial inequality and police violence near Black Lives Matter Plaza, during Fourth of July holiday, in...more

Protesters argue over burning American flags and leaflets with the flag, even as other protesters disagreed with the act, during a protest against racial inequality and police violence near Black Lives Matter Plaza, during Fourth of July holiday, in Washington, July 4, 2020.  REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A protester is helped after another protester pepper sprayed him near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A protester is helped after another protester pepper sprayed him near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower...more

A protester is helped after another protester pepper sprayed him near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A protester is detained after pepper-spraying another protester and police near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A protester is detained after pepper-spraying another protester and police near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City...more

A protester is detained after pepper-spraying another protester and police near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Workers paint a giant "Black Lives Matter" mural on Centre Street in lower Manhattan in New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Workers paint a giant "Black Lives Matter" mural on Centre Street in lower Manhattan in New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Workers paint a giant "Black Lives Matter" mural on Centre Street in lower Manhattan in New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Black Lives Matter protesters interact with demonstrators against restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Phoenix, Arizona, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr

Black Lives Matter protesters interact with demonstrators against restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Phoenix, Arizona, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr

Black Lives Matter protesters interact with demonstrators against restrictions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Phoenix, Arizona, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr
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Demonstrators stand near Trump Tower during a Black Lives Matter protest on the Fourth of July Holiday in Manhattan, New York, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Demonstrators stand near Trump Tower during a Black Lives Matter protest on the Fourth of July Holiday in Manhattan, New York, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Demonstrators stand near Trump Tower during a Black Lives Matter protest on the Fourth of July Holiday in Manhattan, New York, July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A sign reading "BLM" (Black Lives Matter) is added to the decorations for the Independence Day holiday in the Merrymount neighborhood which urged its residents to decorate their homes to make up for Fourth of July events cancelled because of the coronavirus, in Quincy, Massachusetts, July 3, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A sign reading "BLM" (Black Lives Matter) is added to the decorations for the Independence Day holiday in the Merrymount neighborhood which urged its residents to decorate their homes to make up for Fourth of July events cancelled because of the...more

A sign reading "BLM" (Black Lives Matter) is added to the decorations for the Independence Day holiday in the Merrymount neighborhood which urged its residents to decorate their homes to make up for Fourth of July events cancelled because of the coronavirus, in Quincy, Massachusetts, July 3, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Protesters camp near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Protesters camp near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020....more

Protesters camp near the area known as the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A demonstrator stands in front of New York Police Department officers inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A demonstrator stands in front of New York Police Department officers inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City...more

A demonstrator stands in front of New York Police Department officers inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A demonstrator gestures toward NYPD officers inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A demonstrator gestures toward NYPD officers inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan,...more

A demonstrator gestures toward NYPD officers inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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NYPD officers attempt to remove a barrier held by demonstrators inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

NYPD officers attempt to remove a barrier held by demonstrators inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall...more

NYPD officers attempt to remove a barrier held by demonstrators inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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NYPD officers detain a demonstrator inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

NYPD officers detain a demonstrator inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York,...more

NYPD officers detain a demonstrator inside of an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" that has been established to protest the New York Police Department and in support of "Black Lives Matter" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, New York, July 1, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A demonstrator is helped after he was maced during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A demonstrator is helped after he was maced during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence...more

A demonstrator is helped after he was maced during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Protester and violinist, Stephanie Gangemi, continues to play music to honor Elijah McClain, as Aurora Police form a line and standoff with protesters during a vigil in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

Protester and violinist, Stephanie Gangemi, continues to play music to honor Elijah McClain, as Aurora Police form a line and standoff with protesters during a vigil in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

Protester and violinist, Stephanie Gangemi, continues to play music to honor Elijah McClain, as Aurora Police form a line and standoff with protesters during a vigil in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt
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A counter-protester grabs the flag of a pro-police demonstrator during a rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A counter-protester grabs the flag of a pro-police demonstrator during a rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27,...more

A counter-protester grabs the flag of a pro-police demonstrator during a rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in the aftermath of the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Sheneen McClain, the mother of Elijah McClain, weeps at a demonstration protesting the death of her son and racial inequality in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

Sheneen McClain, the mother of Elijah McClain, weeps at a demonstration protesting the death of her son and racial inequality in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

Sheneen McClain, the mother of Elijah McClain, weeps at a demonstration protesting the death of her son and racial inequality in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt
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Jamil jumps onto a barricade with graffiti reading "Cop free zone" as his parents stand nearby at the CHOP area as people continue to occupy space and protest against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Jamil jumps onto a barricade with graffiti reading "Cop free zone" as his parents stand nearby at the CHOP area as people continue to occupy space and protest against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Jamil jumps onto a barricade with graffiti reading "Cop free zone" as his parents stand nearby at the CHOP area as people continue to occupy space and protest against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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Police spray mace to disperse demonstrators during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Police spray mace to disperse demonstrators during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence...more

Police spray mace to disperse demonstrators during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A woman sprays paint in the shape of a fist onto the shoulder of another woman using a cardboard stencil during a protest against the death of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

A woman sprays paint in the shape of a fist onto the shoulder of another woman using a cardboard stencil during a protest against the death of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

A woman sprays paint in the shape of a fist onto the shoulder of another woman using a cardboard stencil during a protest against the death of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt
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An image of George Floyd is seen on the ground at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

An image of George Floyd is seen on the ground at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

An image of George Floyd is seen on the ground at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Clergy from the Louisville area pray during a rally against the death of Breonna Taylor and other forms of racial injustices, in Louisville, Kentucky, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Clergy from the Louisville area pray during a rally against the death of Breonna Taylor and other forms of racial injustices, in Louisville, Kentucky, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Clergy from the Louisville area pray during a rally against the death of Breonna Taylor and other forms of racial injustices, in Louisville, Kentucky, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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A protestor throws pink liquid on a counter-protester during a demonstration against racial injustice, in St Louis, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A protestor throws pink liquid on a counter-protester during a demonstration against racial injustice, in St Louis, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A protestor throws pink liquid on a counter-protester during a demonstration against racial injustice, in St Louis, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A woman wears a "Black Lives Matter" earring at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A woman wears a "Black Lives Matter" earring at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A woman wears a "Black Lives Matter" earring at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A man holds a flag in front of police officers during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A man holds a flag in front of police officers during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence...more

A man holds a flag in front of police officers during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Jack Posobiec, a known alt-right leader, is escorted out of the park as others tell him to leave during a protest for racial equality at Lincoln Park in Washington, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Jack Posobiec, a known alt-right leader, is escorted out of the park as others tell him to leave during a protest for racial equality at Lincoln Park in Washington, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Jack Posobiec, a known alt-right leader, is escorted out of the park as others tell him to leave during a protest for racial equality at Lincoln Park in Washington, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Harmony Beckford speaks to a camera as she stands in front of a large "Black Lives Matter" banner painted on a street near the Brooklyn borough hall in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Harmony Beckford speaks to a camera as she stands in front of a large "Black Lives Matter" banner painted on a street near the Brooklyn borough hall in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Harmony Beckford speaks to a camera as she stands in front of a large "Black Lives Matter" banner painted on a street near the Brooklyn borough hall in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A pro-police flag flutters facing counter-demonstrators raising their fists during a rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A pro-police flag flutters facing counter-demonstrators raising their fists during a rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A pro-police flag flutters facing counter-demonstrators raising their fists during a rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Pedestrians walk past a large "Black Lives Matter" banner painted on a street near the Brooklyn borough hall in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Pedestrians walk past a large "Black Lives Matter" banner painted on a street near the Brooklyn borough hall in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Pedestrians walk past a large "Black Lives Matter" banner painted on a street near the Brooklyn borough hall in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Men wearing "National Socialist Club" shirts hold a Schwarze Sonne (Black Sun) flag during a pro-police rally, following protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Men wearing "National Socialist Club" shirts hold a Schwarze Sonne (Black Sun) flag during a pro-police rally, following protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Men wearing "National Socialist Club" shirts hold a Schwarze Sonne (Black Sun) flag during a pro-police rally, following protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A flag of the U.S. featuring the names of Black people killed by police is seen hanging at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A flag of the U.S. featuring the names of Black people killed by police is seen hanging at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020....more

A flag of the U.S. featuring the names of Black people killed by police is seen hanging at a protest to defund the police in an area being called the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A demonstrator confronts a New York City Police (NYPD) officer at a protest to defund the police in an area they are calling the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A demonstrator confronts a New York City Police (NYPD) officer at a protest to defund the police in an area they are calling the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Mike...more

A demonstrator confronts a New York City Police (NYPD) officer at a protest to defund the police in an area they are calling the "City Hall Autonomous Zone" near City Hall in lower Manhattan, in New York City, New York, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A police officer, wearing a tactical vest, gestures for people to step back after a fatal shooting at Jefferson Square Park, in Louisville, Kentucky, June 27, 2020. Protesters have camped out at the park to demonstrate against the police killing of Breonna Taylor, a Black woman, in her home in March. Maxwell Mitchell via REUTERS

A police officer, wearing a tactical vest, gestures for people to step back after a fatal shooting at Jefferson Square Park, in Louisville, Kentucky, June 27, 2020. Protesters have camped out at the park to demonstrate against the police killing of...more

A police officer, wearing a tactical vest, gestures for people to step back after a fatal shooting at Jefferson Square Park, in Louisville, Kentucky, June 27, 2020. Protesters have camped out at the park to demonstrate against the police killing of Breonna Taylor, a Black woman, in her home in March. Maxwell Mitchell via REUTERS
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Protester and violinist, Jeff Hughes, plays music to honor Elijah McClain, who, when alive, would play his violin at animal shelters because he thought the kittens were lonely, during a vigil in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

Protester and violinist, Jeff Hughes, plays music to honor Elijah McClain, who, when alive, would play his violin at animal shelters because he thought the kittens were lonely, during a vigil in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin...more

Protester and violinist, Jeff Hughes, plays music to honor Elijah McClain, who, when alive, would play his violin at animal shelters because he thought the kittens were lonely, during a vigil in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt
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Florissant police detain a woman during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Florissant police detain a woman during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Florissant police detain a woman during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A protester yells at an Aurora Police officer at a demonstration over the killing of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

A protester yells at an Aurora Police officer at a demonstration over the killing of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

A protester yells at an Aurora Police officer at a demonstration over the killing of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt
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People protest the death of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

People protest the death of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt

People protest the death of Elijah McClain and police injustice in Aurora, Colorado, June 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Kevin Mohatt
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A demonstrator wearing a mask leaves a pro-police rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A demonstrator wearing a mask leaves a pro-police rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A demonstrator wearing a mask leaves a pro-police rally, following weeks of protests against racial inequality in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A Police officer stands behind a barricade during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A Police officer stands behind a barricade during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence...more

A Police officer stands behind a barricade during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A man with milk on his face after being maced by Florissant police is seen during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A man with milk on his face after being maced by Florissant police is seen during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June...more

A man with milk on his face after being maced by Florissant police is seen during a protest against the police brutality of a man hit by a Florissant detective and the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, in Florissant, Missouri, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A counter-demonstrator wears a mask depicting President Donald Trump during a pro-police rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A counter-demonstrator wears a mask depicting President Donald Trump during a pro-police rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A counter-demonstrator wears a mask depicting President Donald Trump during a pro-police rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A pro-police protester and a counter-demonstrator face off during a rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A pro-police protester and a counter-demonstrator face off during a rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A pro-police protester and a counter-demonstrator face off during a rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Sings are seen on the fence surrounding the White House as racial inequality protests continue in Washington, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Sings are seen on the fence surrounding the White House as racial inequality protests continue in Washington, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Sings are seen on the fence surrounding the White House as racial inequality protests continue in Washington, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
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Women dance during the Black Mamas March as racial inequality protests continue in Washington, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Women dance during the Black Mamas March as racial inequality protests continue in Washington, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Women dance during the Black Mamas March as racial inequality protests continue in Washington, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
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A pro-police demonstrator is showing a swastika tattoo during a rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A pro-police demonstrator is showing a swastika tattoo during a rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A pro-police demonstrator is showing a swastika tattoo during a rally, in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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A protester stands behind a barricade holding a handgun during a dispute with another armed man that resolved with no shots fired at the CHOP area (Capitol Hill Occupied Protest), as people continue to occupy space and protest against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

A protester stands behind a barricade holding a handgun during a dispute with another armed man that resolved with no shots fired at the CHOP area (Capitol Hill Occupied Protest), as people continue to occupy space and protest against racial...more

A protester stands behind a barricade holding a handgun during a dispute with another armed man that resolved with no shots fired at the CHOP area (Capitol Hill Occupied Protest), as people continue to occupy space and protest against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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Protesters gather outside Tucson Police headquarters shortly after a vigil following a video being released showing the April 21 death of Latino man Carlos Ingram Lopez. The family says Lopez, 27, was having a mental health emergency as police restrained him with his hands behind his back on the ground before he died of cardiac arrest outside his grandmother's home while in Tucson police custody, in Tucson, Arizona, June 25, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr

Protesters gather outside Tucson Police headquarters shortly after a vigil following a video being released showing the April 21 death of Latino man Carlos Ingram Lopez. The family says Lopez, 27, was having a mental health emergency as police...more

Protesters gather outside Tucson Police headquarters shortly after a vigil following a video being released showing the April 21 death of Latino man Carlos Ingram Lopez. The family says Lopez, 27, was having a mental health emergency as police restrained him with his hands behind his back on the ground before he died of cardiac arrest outside his grandmother's home while in Tucson police custody, in Tucson, Arizona, June 25, 2020. REUTERS/Cheney Orr
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Charles Thompson, an employee who says he was written up for wearing an "I Can't Breathe" mask last week, protests with coworkers outside the South Lake Union Whole Foods against store management not allowing workers to wear Black Lives Matter apparel in Seattle, Washington, June 25, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Charles Thompson, an employee who says he was written up for wearing an "I Can't Breathe" mask last week, protests with coworkers outside the South Lake Union Whole Foods against store management not allowing workers to wear Black Lives Matter...more

Charles Thompson, an employee who says he was written up for wearing an "I Can't Breathe" mask last week, protests with coworkers outside the South Lake Union Whole Foods against store management not allowing workers to wear Black Lives Matter apparel in Seattle, Washington, June 25, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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Black Lives Matter protesters drive up to a demonstration against mandates to wear masks in Austin, Texas, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Sergio Flores

Black Lives Matter protesters drive up to a demonstration against mandates to wear masks in Austin, Texas, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Sergio Flores

Black Lives Matter protesters drive up to a demonstration against mandates to wear masks in Austin, Texas, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Sergio Flores
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Artist Tinashea Monet holds up a fist while performing to Beyonce's version of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" as people march in support of the Black LGBTQIA+ community in downtown Seattle and against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 25, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

Artist Tinashea Monet holds up a fist while performing to Beyonce's version of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" as people march in support of the Black LGBTQIA+ community in downtown Seattle and against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 25,...more

Artist Tinashea Monet holds up a fist while performing to Beyonce's version of "Lift Every Voice and Sing" as people march in support of the Black LGBTQIA+ community in downtown Seattle and against racial inequality in Seattle, Washington, June 25, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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A group of protesters burn an American flag, even as other protesters disagreed with the act, during a protest against racial inequality and police violence near Black Lives Matter Plaza, during Fourth of July holiday, in Washington, U.S., July 4, 2020.  REUTERS/Leah Millis

A group of protesters burn an American flag, even as other protesters disagreed with the act, during a protest against racial inequality and police violence near Black Lives Matter Plaza, during Fourth of July holiday, in Washington, U.S., July 4,...more

A group of protesters burn an American flag, even as other protesters disagreed with the act, during a protest against racial inequality and police violence near Black Lives Matter Plaza, during Fourth of July holiday, in Washington, U.S., July 4, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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