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Hastings, Michigan USA. Opposition to Republican plan repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Republican Congressman Justin Amash holding a town hall meeting to hear from his angry constituents © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Hastings, Michigan USA. Opposition to Republican plan repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Republican Congressman Justin Amash holding a town hall meeting to hear from his angry constituents
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Cincinnati, Ohio: shackle on the floor of an early 1800s slave pen, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad The building confined slaves until they could be sold further south by Kentucky slave trader Captain John W Anderson  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: shackle on the floor of an early 1800s slave pen, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad The building confined slaves until they could be sold further south by Kentucky slave trader Captain John W Anderson
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Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad
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Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad
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Cincinnati, Ohio: replica of an early Ku Klux Klan robe used soon after the Civil War. National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: replica of an early Ku Klux Klan robe used soon after the Civil War. National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad
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Hamtramck, Michigan USA Protest against the ban on immigration from seven Muslim nations by President Trump. Hamtramck is a city of immigrants, a large number of whom are from Yemen. The city is governed by a Muslim majority city council and is a sanctuary city  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Hamtramck, Michigan USA Protest against the ban on immigration from seven Muslim nations by President Trump. Hamtramck is a city of immigrants, a large number of whom are from Yemen. The city is governed by a Muslim majority city council and is a sanctuary city
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Detroit, Michigan USA, Save Health Care Rally, Day of Action opposing Republican proposals to repeal Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan USA, Save Health Care Rally, Day of Action opposing Republican proposals to repeal Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act (ACA)
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Waterford, Michigan USA, recount of ballots cast in the 2016 Presidential election. Party observers watching workers recounting the votes © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Waterford, Michigan USA, recount of ballots cast in the 2016 Presidential election. Party observers watching workers recounting the votes
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Mason, Michigan USA, recount of ballots cast in the 2016 Presidential election. Party observers watching workers recounting the votes © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Mason, Michigan USA, recount of ballots cast in the 2016 Presidential election. Party observers watching workers recounting the votes
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Shanksville, Pennsylvania: Visitor center complex, Flight 93 National Memorial. The memorial remembers those killed on United Airlines Flight 93 which crashed on September 11, 2001 after being taken over by hijackers. The passengers and crew stopped the terrorists from reaching their target by fighting the hijackers © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Shanksville, Pennsylvania: Visitor center complex, Flight 93 National Memorial. The memorial remembers those killed on United Airlines Flight 93 which crashed on September 11, 2001 after being taken over by hijackers. The passengers and crew stopped the terrorists from reaching their target by fighting the hijackers
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Oakland, California. Rally against Wells Fargo Bank who have financed the Dakota Access Pipe Line by unions and activists opposing construction and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux water protectors © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Oakland, California. Rally against Wells Fargo Bank who have financed the Dakota Access Pipe Line by unions and activists opposing construction and in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux water protectors
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Detroit, Michigan USA Protest in support of Native Americans trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan USA Protest in support of Native Americans trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline
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Detroit, Michigan. Young African American men getting help in preparing his CV at a job fair sponsored by the nonprofit My Brother's Keeper © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan. Young African American men getting help in preparing his CV at a job fair sponsored by the nonprofit My Brother’s Keeper
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Detroit, USA, Students protest against the election of Donald Trump as U.S. President, Wayne State University © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA, Students protest against the election of Donald Trump as U.S. President, Wayne State University
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Detroit, USA, Students protest against the election of Donald Trump as U.S. President, Wayne State University © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA, Students protest against the election of Donald Trump as U.S. President, Wayne State University
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Detroit, USA, Students protest against the election of Donald Trump as U.S. President, Wayne State University © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, USA, Students protest against the election of Donald Trump as U.S. President, Wayne State University
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Mariano Lake, New Mexico, USA, Poisoned water for the Navajo. Sign warning of radiation danger on the site of an abandoned uranium mine, one of more than 500 abandoned mines on Navajo Nation land. This site was operated by Gulf Mineral and, later, Chevron. It has contaminated ground water so that nearby residents must rely on water supplies brought in © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Mariano Lake, New Mexico, USA, Poisoned water for the Navajo. Sign warning of radiation danger on the site of an abandoned uranium mine, one of more than 500 abandoned mines on Navajo Nation land. This site was operated by Gulf Mineral and, later, Chevron. It has contaminated ground water so that nearby residents must rely on water supplies brought in
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Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.
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Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.
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Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Thoreau, New Mexico, clean water being delivered by St. Bonaventure Indian Mission for a Navajo family. A third of the Navajo Nation lack a water supply in some places because past uranium mining has contaminated ground water. Relying on delivered water, these families use an average of 7-10 gallons a day, compared to 400 gallons for the typical American family of four.
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Nogales, Sonora Mexico, Hands reach out from the USA side of the border fence to shake the hand of a person on the Mexican side. Religious activists hold rallies at both sides of the USA-Mexican border fence. Protests at the increasing militarization of the border, the separation of immigrant families and USA policies that make it hard for refugees fleeing repression to enter the United States. Organized by SOA Watch, a group of religious and community activists © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Nogales, Sonora Mexico, Hands reach out from the USA side of the border fence to shake the hand of a person on the Mexican side. Religious activists hold rallies at both sides of the USA-Mexican border fence. Protests at the increasing militarization of the border, the separation of immigrant families and USA policies that make it hard for refugees fleeing repression to enter the United States. Organized by SOA Watch, a group of religious and community activists
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San Bernardino County, California, Ivanpah Solar Project, NRG Energy, a  thermal electric generating facility, Mojave Desert. 173,500 heliostats, sets of mirrors, focus sunlight on three towers where water is turned to steam to generate 377 MW of electricity from turbines © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

San Bernardino County, California, Ivanpah Solar Project, NRG Energy, a thermal electric generating facility, Mojave Desert. 173,500 heliostats, sets of mirrors, focus sunlight on three towers where water is turned to steam to generate 377 MW of electricity from turbines
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