American Ethnologist

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    The Wire. Cover of Rafael Alvarez's official guide to the HBO television series by writer and producer David Simon. The realistic style and the political intention of the author are clearly expressed in Alvarez's subtitle. Police officers I met in the outskirts of Paris had never heard of the series. Photo by Didier Fassin.

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    Image of students at Howard University with their hands up. Posted to Twitter on November 16, 2014, by David Flores with the text “#100DaysOfInjustice #Ferguson #HandsUpDontShoot.” (Image courtesy of David Flores.)

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    Visibility as a one-way street: demonstration, Athens, Greece, June 15, 2011. Photo by Michael Herzfeld.

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