Actually, I had not noticed the caption on the illustration. I thought the words on the illustration aptly captured this piece. When using an upsplash, my understanding is that you have to leave the credits as is. I assure you I had no hidden meaning in using this illustration and was not aware of the tagline until you brought it to my attention. Had I known and anticipated the potential for misleading readers, I would probably use another illustration. In fact, I realized two days ago that I interviewed Christine Ford three years ago and have photos of her which could have been used for this piece. Thanks for bringing this to my attention.

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Harvey is Living Now Book Awards 2020 Bronze Medalist for his memoir Freaknik Lawyer: A Memoir on the Craft of Resistance. Available at haroldmichaelharvey.com

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