The visual pun here or course is that the word "can" is slang for "jail" or "prison". The point is that there are way too many Black men in the "can". "African American men are incarcerated at 5 times the rate of Whites. If Black and Hispanic men were incarcerated at the same rate as White men, the prison population would decline by 40%."*
*NAACP Criminal Justice Fact Sheet

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JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY is a collective environment of creative visions featuring monthly exhibitions of (inter)national, emerging to established, contemporary artists.
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