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’Sundown Town’ In Illinois Sees Its First Black Lives Matter Protest

Reprinted with permission from ProPublica.

The image on Facebook showed three raised fists — one white, one brown, one black — with the hashtag BLM overlaid in large letters. A date and place to meet was at the bottom: Thursday, June 4. The location: Anna, Illinois.

A Black Lives Matter protest. In Anna?

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