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iconic protests

1992: Police brutality, Los Angeles
A California Highway Patrol officer stands guard at Ninth Street and Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles as smoke rises from a fire further down the street, April 30, 1992. It was the second day of unrest in Los Angeles following the acquittal of four Los Angeles police officers in the Rodney King beating case. (AP Photo/David Longstreath)

Iconic protests: Remembering the brave

History is wrought with acts of courage by unheralded individuals to bring about justice and change in society.  Recently in Turkey and Brazil, images of violent demonstrations have been beamed across the globe which leads us to remember and honor other brave souls who have paved the way with their acts of protest.