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David Levine: Some of the People, All of the Time

June 10 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 8, 2018

David Levine’s Some of the People, All of the Time examines the fragility of our democracy. It confronts a timely and disturbing question: What if a member of a gathering—a rally, an audience, even a party—is there under false pretenses? Recently, there have been a number of disturbing revelations about this kind of dishonesty, such as paid “protesters” infiltrating demonstrations, the proliferation of fake Facebook and Twitter accounts, and accusations of “crisis acting” in the media. In each case, feigned and fabricated identities—or even invoking the “fake” as a means to undermine a given stance or action—are being deployed for political gain

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Date:
June 10
Time:
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Phone:
(718) 638-5000
Website:
www.brooklynmuseum.org