more callie shell

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just saw some of the latest photos from callie shell’s obama photo documentation. this is an older photo from the campaign trail, but it gives me chills every time i look at it.

from the photographer:

These two boys waited as a long line of adults greeted Senator Obama before a rally on Martin Luther King Day in Columbia, S.C. They never took their eyes off of him. Their grandmother told me, “Our young men have waited a long time to have someone to look up to, to make them believe Dr. King’s words can be true for them.” Jan. 21, 2008.

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