With faces on the mural of the revolution
Often, those in poor communities who are killed are honored by having their pictures painted on the walls of their neighborhood.
Revolution can also be taken more broadly, from a collective experience that spans from slave revolts to current legal battles. In the context of this cultural legacy, the narrator may appear not as meek as in the previous line. But perhaps the cultural legacy also presents a degree of hindrance in carving out what it means to be black in America.
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