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Demonstration in Paris, France July 31, 2014. (Photo: Christophe Karaba / EPA)
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Sign of the times: A Virginia family farm's sign proclaiming "Resist White Supremacy" has caused an uproar, with some seething the message is "sad," "divisive" and "threatens the end of our republic." Not, patiently explains Cox Farms, which has posted support for Muslims, immigrants and Black Lives Matter with their notices for sweet corn and baby goats. " We are white people using our privilege and power to say something that should be obvious," they note, "but clearly still needs to be said."