New York City


The death of Amadou Diallo turned a Bronx vestibule into a landmark and a mother into an activist. Here, Kadiatou Diallo looks out from the doorway where her unarmed and innocent son was shot at 41 times by members of the NYPD Street Crime Unit. The killing, and this February’s acquittal of the four officers, ignited a citywide anti-police-brutality movement. — Chisun Lee