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History Detectives | Hot Town Poster | PBS

Duration: 17:38
Program: History Detectives #808
Broadcast Date: Aug. 16, 2010

The words and images on this poster draw battle lines. We see a photo of what looks like a stern police officer, a clenched fist, and the wording: "Hot Town - Pigs in the Streets... But the streets belong to the people! Dig it?" Who made this poster and why? Tukufu Zuberi brings all the pieces together.

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Post Date: May 16, 2011