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This is a screen shot of the Oberlin Crushes the Facebook page.

Ota Benga, a pygmy man from the Congo, was sold into slavery around 1883. He was eventually put on literal display in the Bronx zoo in the early 1900s as a "missing link" between white men and monkeys. He eventually shot himself in the heart. Fred…

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Oil on canvas painting by Kehinde Wiley of a Black woman in the style of "Old Masters" style and traditional European portraiture, as do the sixty other paintings in the New Republic collection by Kehinde Wiley.
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