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Unformatted text preview: to when the racial riots first started it people felt that it wasnt that serious. Then when you enter the two red portions on the bottom the photograph turns into a heated, well known problem in America. I think Mr. Warhol did it to add more effect to the art. The red makes you hate the situation. You feel disgust and hatred toward the situation at hand. I think at the time that this photograph was printed people who were involved probably remembered that day and felt upset towards the photograph and what they had just been through. People who were not involved, probably Americans living in the north were sad and felt compassion for the African-Americans who were attacked. I feel that Andy Warhols Race Riot is a timeless classic that invokes thought and reminds us of the darkest times in American history....
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- Spring '08