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Carnival in Brooklyn

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert, an overnight-into-dawn celebration ahead of the annual West Indian-American Carnival Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York, September 3, 2018. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert, an overnight-into-dawn celebration ahead of the annual West Indian-American Carnival Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York, September 3, 2018. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert, an overnight-into-dawn celebration ahead of the annual West Indian-American Carnival Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York, September 3, 2018. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A group of women dance near a NYPD officer during the West Indian Day Parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A group of women dance near a NYPD officer during the West Indian Day Parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A group of women dance near a NYPD officer during the West Indian Day Parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Participants wear costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants wear costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants wear costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man wears horns and black oil on his body during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears horns and black oil on his body during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears horns and black oil on his body during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Participants dance in costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants dance in costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants dance in costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Participants dance in costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants dance in costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants dance in costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man dances past the Grenadian flag during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man dances past the Grenadian flag during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man dances past the Grenadian flag during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Participants dance in costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants dance in costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants dance in costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man plays the steel pan during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man plays the steel pan during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man plays the steel pan during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man wears a costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears a costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears a costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man wears black oil on his body during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears black oil on his body during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears black oil on his body during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man wears a costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears a costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man wears a costume during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man dances past the Grenadian flag during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man dances past the Grenadian flag during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man dances past the Grenadian flag during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A man plays the steel pan during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man plays the steel pan during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A man plays the steel pan during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

A woman wears a costume during J'Ouvert. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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Participants wear costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants wear costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar

Participants wear costumes during the parade. REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar
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