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We’re Not Done: The Most Controversial Memes About The #FergusonDecision

Social media reacted to the grand jury’s decision to not indict Darren Wilson with galvanizing memes. While memes are usually comedic, the following express disappointment and despair in a judicial system that exposed itself to be anything but “post-racial.”Scroll through the controversial images that represent the Black community’s pain…

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A commiserated illustration of Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin together.

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Woe is me Charlie Brown got dragged into this mess…

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This photo references Kanye’s infamous 2013 BBC interview (the one mocked on Jimmy Kimmel’s show)

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The infamous confederate flag hangs in the background, with a Ku Klux Klan member on the left side.

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The classic clenched fist of the Black Power movement.

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Direct lyrics from 2Pac’s 1998 single “Changes”.

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A policeman, security guard, and a KKK member.

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A newspaper comic reflecting on the matter of Black people boycotting 2014’s Black Friday. But why are they pigs?

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This known image of racism in America actually has a name: A Lynching in the Heartland: Marion, Indiana, August 7, 1930

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A meme that used a screenshot from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

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A compare and contrast of how White killers are treated to Black unarmed victims.

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A quote from the talented poet, Langston Hughes.

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One of the more controversial images, based on what Darren Wilson said Michael Brown told him prior to shooting Brown in Ferguson.

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A highly shared image from Instagram of what can be viewed as betrayal.

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A collage of Black people in America coming so far but still being held back.

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Isn’t the Statue of Liberty supposed to represent the opposite of this picture?

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Some advice from the snarky but very smart Jon Stewart.

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A quote from the honorable MLK.

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Rapper 2Pac in the form of a pharoah.

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This illustration features Emmett Till, Trayvon Martin, and Michael Brown, who all died in similar matters as their murderers were acquitted or not indicted.

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Another somber image of the defamed American flag.

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A fantastic quote from Howard Zinn.

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A cartoon showing the irony of how many times a Mike Brown incident has happened in America.

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A plea for change.

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A doleful Statue of Liberty.

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A blatant title.

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A meme of rationality.

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A provocative cartoon of how the judicial system treated Mike Brown.

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The blood of Michael Brown leaking into the faucet of Ferguson’s distress.

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An Instagram plea.

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A quote from MLK’s legendary Letter from a Birmingham Jail in 1963.

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Darren Wilson’s injuries don’t to the death of Mike Brown.

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A response of island jargon.

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A compare and contrast of lives.

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A quote from President Thomas Jefferson, who famously had biracial children with Black slave Sally Hemings.

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The non-indictment of Darren Wilson was released the week of Thanksgiving.

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A spoof of The Maury Show that in previous memes was actually LOL-worthy.

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