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MAY 10, 2016 - Los Angeles Times

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Where Beyonce, Black Lives Matter and global history collide: The 'Black Power' salute at West Point

Social media has erupted over a photo of a group of black cadets at West Point posed with raised fists in the manner of Black Power activists in the 1960s, bringing the elite military academy unwanted attention over its struggles with racial diversity and its strict rules against political activity....

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MAY 09, 2016 - Christian Science Monitor

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What’s the big deal with West Point cadets posing with raised fists? (+video)

A photo of 16 black female cadets at the US Military Academy raising their fists has sparked a debate over whether the gesture is a symbol of unity or a political act.

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MAY 09, 2016 - NPR

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West Point Cadets At Center Of Storm After Raising Fists In Photo

The 16 black women have been called "unprofessional," but many alumni of color say the action was an expression of triumph and sisterhood.

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MAY 09, 2016 - Washington Post

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MAY 09, 2016 - MSNBC

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Cadets' Raised-Fist Photo Prompts Probe at West Point

By raising their fists in a photo, a group of black female cadets at West Point has drawn the school into a debate over the gesture's symbolism.

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