Search results for ‘freedom’

Freedom | A Summit Too Hard To Reach

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The relationship between man and land is very simple. Man will work the land and land will provide for man. Along with that comes self-sufficiency, which can also relate with freedom. To be free one must detach itself from everything in…

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Up On The Soapbox | Freedom Of Speech At Speakers’ Corner | London

  Documentary and Travel Photographer Jan Enkelmann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘Serious Conviction’.  To see Jan’s body of work, click on any image.           Although it is largely neglected by Londoners, Speakers’ Corner has been…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | A Slave and Her Mistress | Powerful Historic Civil War Song | “Julie” By Rhiannon Giddens From Album Freedom Highway (2017)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.     To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase this download see Amazon.com below:   Julie * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to HOME PAGE

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Music | The Gyuto Monks | Freedom Chants From The Roof Of The World

  This chanting was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection. To listen on YouTube click HERE.     Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to HOME PAGE

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Marching For The Freedom Of Political Prisoners In Barcelona

  Documentary and Street Photographer Lluis Ripoll is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Demonstration Freedom Political Prisoners – Barcelona Nov. 11th, 2017‘.  To see Lluis’ projects click on any photograph.                     See also:…

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Your Freedom & Digital Currency: You Can’t See It, You Can’t Touch It, But You Will Feel It

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   The 2008 worldwide financial crisis caused a massive amount of bad credit for Americans. Without credit, the people effected by the meltdown, started to spend the money they actually had on hand.  With the Trump Administration’s talk of diluting the Dodd-Frank Act, the banks…

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The Ugliness Of Freedom & The Power Of Your Cash

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   I live in a place where one can burn the flag or a prayer book.  Without fear, one can stand up on their soapbox and demonize any political figure at will.  The highest power in the land, rather I helped to elect or not,…

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Praying For Freedom While Waiting For Death In The Holy City Of Varanasi

  Photographer Monidipta Saha is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Salvation‘.  To see Monidipta’s gallery of photographs click on any image.           According to the Hindu religion, the human life is an infinite cycle of birth…

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Gay Clubs – Safety & Freedom For The LGBTQ Community

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Bill Kotsatos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘The Sanctity Of Gay Clubs‘.  To see Bill’s portfolio click on any image.   Just as summer began to kick-off in early June, a 29-year-old security…

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Music-Freedom By Richie Havens Live Woodstock 1969

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.   This live Woodstock performance by Richie Havens will rip apart your emotions. Historic!   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.   To purchase this CD see Amazon.com below:   Freedom (Live Woodstock Version)   Back to HOME PAGE…

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A Place To Worship In America – Muslims & The Freedom Of Religion

  Photographer Robert Gerhardt is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Muslims/American, American/Muslims‘.  To see Robert’s portfolio click on any image.         On September 11, 2001 there were innumerable casualties: lives claimed both among the towers and in the…

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Hong Kong: Freedom Is Good. Money Is Better.

The leaders in Beijing understand that if they continue to let the days of protest drag on the people of Hong Kong will not like how the disruption is affecting their pocketbooks. Chinese President Xi Jinping and the communist party leaders of Beijing are holding firm and following the Confucius…

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Kolkata | City Of Joy

  Photographer Md Arifuzzaman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  To see Arif’s body of work, click on any image.       The History of Kolkata When I think of Kolkata first thing strikes me that its history. Once upon a time Kolkata was the…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | New Artworks | Architectural Decay

  Architectural Decay by Brian Henry   “My work is an ongoing journal documenting architectural decay, fears, freedom and mortality. I attempt to portray the beauty I see in forlorn locations and use myself and medium as a means to connect to them. Although many photographs are made, a large…

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Horses, Humans & Our Fast-Paced Society

  Visual Storyteller and Photographer Ogulcan Arslan  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘PEARL’.  To see Ogulcan’s body of work, click on any image.         They were, following their domestication, creatures providing mankind’s travels and communication on the first…

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  Nothing left to hold on to Packed my backpack Maybe find something new NORTH SOUTH EAST WEST Does it matter which way? I roam the highways Thumb up Catch a lift FREEDOM is the gift     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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Dual Sensory Impairment Stories

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Leia Ankers is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project The Same As You.  To see Leia’s body of work, click on any image. The same as you began from having a disability myself. Since a young age I have…

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Doldrums

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     FORWARD – REWIND   My pinned eyes close On their bloods and their greys   I know where I’m going But not what I’ll see   Not through the oak door and not up the stairs…

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“Si, hasta la primavera”

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   UNTIL THE SPRING   Ugly are Those winter buildings Covered in underwear   Far beneath which I sit and paint My gallery of spring In these lines Of brightest green and blue   These swirls of new…

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Tangibles & Intangibles | The Intricacy Of Marriage | Part #2

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Every marriage is unique, as the function of the institution is to bring together two different minds. Marriage is composed of a multitude of factors, unrelated with the actions of being married. People convert to other another…

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Who Is In Your Orbit?

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Ideals Of The Samurai Writings Of Japanese Warriors Translated and Introduction By William Scott Wilson   ” Just as water will conform to the shape of the vessel that contains it, so will a man follow the good and evil…

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The Wealthy | Society’s Waste Of Opportunity

  Written by: LIFE COACH  Carioca Da Gema   Flaunting is part of human nature.  People today can publicly share with the world their exotic vacations, the purchase of a brand new car, or being offered that great job in detail with images, text, and chats The rich of the…

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“…the realities of America’s Dream…” Petersburg, Virginia

  Photographer Shane Rocheleau is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘A Glorious Victory’.  To see Shane’s body of work, click on any image.         True freedom is neither attained nor sustained by individuals. Freedom is a collaboration attained and…

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Love, Self & The Turbulence On My Bed

  Photographer Domina Apostolidou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘fractions and decimals’.  To see Domina’s body of work, click on any image.           I try to define love. I try to define my body limits. I try…

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Social Unrest

  Photojournalist and Photographer Simon King is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘Thin Grey Line’.  To see Simon’s body of work, click on any image.           During my work at a series of protests, all representing different…

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The Many Facets Of Fear

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Fear is an emotional natural response. It tells the self that adversity is on the way.  We fear things or events that can alter our survival or aspects of our lives.  From our perspective we cannot physically or emotionally overcome this…

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Society, Government & The Health Care System In The US

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   In its infancy, societies are created by collective ideals and wants.  Since the caveman, we have done better in groups as we can help each other to solve our daily problems and carry the heavy loads. As the group evolves, the…

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Rwanda | Emerging From Years Of Violence As The ‘Switzerland Of Africa’

  Video Maker and Photographer Marco Barbieri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘A Song From Rwanda’.  To see Marco’s body of work, click on any image.           Rwanda, due to its territorial conformation, is called the “country…

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  Eyeballs everywhere Population told to fear Freedom rapidly disappears Phones are tapped Internet hacked  Life totally tracked   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If you have found this poem informative, please consider a donation to assist Edge of Humanity Magazine to continue to provide neutral, outside of…

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Cold War Stories & The Berlin Wall | Germany 1980s

  Architecture Photographer Robert Conrad/Albumen Gallery is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. To see Albumen Gallery online exhibition ‘Memories of the Wall’ featuring photos by Robert, click on any photograph.             Albumen Gallery / Robert Conrad online exhibition ‘Memories of…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Me and Bobby McGee Performed By Janis Joplin (1971)

“Freedom’s just another word for nothin’ left to lose”   This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection.   To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE.   To purchase this download see Amazon.com below:        

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The Role Of Individualism In Government Control

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Primitive societies were constructed by people with the same value system and mostly ruled by religious beliefs. Collective thinking has been diluted by individualism in modern society. Unshackled from institutionalized ideology and state control, citizens can exercise originality in their actions…

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Boiling Over

  of course folks upset most  just wake-up brush teeth shower work sleep same same across each sea perpetual motion little time for cup of tea freedom = snatching moldy crumbs while on knees struggle to subsist ask big boss to piss Why not protest?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

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“How free can you really be if you constantly have to limit and hide yourself for the sake of privacy?”

  Photographer Robin Alysha Clemens is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Owned By No One’.  To see Robin’s body of work, click on any image.           “We are no one. We are at peace. We are happy. We…

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“…a new generation of impassioned young spirits…” Polish Women & Their Lives In Belgium

  Photographer Maria Baoli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘In Between’.  To see Maria’s body of work, click on any image.   In Between  explores the relationship between memory and places of Polish women living in Belgium and is a short story…

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Between Physical & Spiritual Realms

  Visual Artist Joy Hart is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Pneuma’ series.  To see Joy’s body of work, click on any image.           Pneuma is an ancient Greek word that refers to the breath or spirit.  In Stoicism,…

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An Intimate Portrait Of Ukraine’s Youth

  Documentary Photographer Patrick Wassmann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From the project ‘Mukachevo’.  To see Patrick’s body of work, click on any photograph.           This project developed quite organically on the back of the mixture of adventure and dullness…

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Lottery | States’ Murky Maneuver

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   With a jug of a purple drink, a very cheap can of meat, and a loaf of the store brand bread, he stood in front of me, waiting for his turn to checkout.  The groceries on the counter tallied way under ten bucks. …

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Youth Unemployment Struggle | Middle East & North Africa

Finding decent paying professional jobs and upward mobility is not very promising in the Middle East and North Africa. Yes, education is available, but once completing a university degree it is still difficult for a person to get on their feet. It is especially problematic for the young men trying…

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Trump Administration New Great Deal Squash Palestinians With Gigantic Heel * Gulf State leaders Suck Trump’s & Bibi’s Toes Sprinkle baksheesh Who is the leech? After all It is written……………………… “Biblical” Endless land grab Let them scatter Forever Back & forth Stateless Fiddler Crabs Foregone conclusion Freedom Always Illusion  …

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Why Are The Wealthy So Scared?

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema     “We are all a paycheck away from homelessness!” Said a woman waiting in line next to me.  She was intense, wearing a uniform and ready for a day’s work in a nearby medical office. Living in a hurricane belt I think “We…

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CDLXXV

The Great Deal Work Accumulate Spin money wheel Freedom on sale Chinese Communist Party Heavy hand on scale   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please consider a donation, so that Edge of Humanity Magazine can continue sharing chips of my mind,…

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Restoring The European Bison

  Documentary Photographer Adrián Domínguez is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘RESTORING BISON’.  To see Adrián’s body of work, click on any image.     EUROPEAN BISON RESTORING THE SPECIES The European bison (B.bonasus) is the largest land-based mammal in the continent…

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Covering Society’s Ills By Cropping Speech Will Oppress Us All

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   Lead sheep up hill down hill Social media habit forming connect to all Community’s rules  Expel deplorables Suitable?  Unsuitable? Filter peasant’s exposure by sensationalizing or sugar coating While Russia plots 2020 Extremist flip-flops dream of virgins Dictators plunge Today Your neighbor Who is…

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Fabricating Reality

  Photographer Fang Tong is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this conceptual photography.  From the project ‘Soap Opera​’.  To see Fang’s body of work, click on any image.         The soap opera format is a form of performance which most appropriately reflects a current state…

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Gypsy Joy

  Documentary & Street Photographer Lluis Ripoll is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘International Day of the Gypsy People’.  To see Lluis’ albums, click on any photograph.   International Day of the Gypsy People Sant Adrià del Besós, Spain April 8, 2019  …

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Hidden Away From Society | Romania’s Disabled People

  Documentary & Street Photographer Oliver Merce is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘For You’.  To see Oliver’s body of work, click on any image.         I first took notice of disabled people when I was a child.…

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Calming The Nerves With Medical Bill Transparency | Sick Americans Are Easier To Control | Part 2

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   Last year 1 in 8 Americans borrowed 88 billion dollars to pay for medical bills. 65 million ignore and/or endure their medical issues due to lack of funds. The orange alert is on for 45% losing sleep at night and looking into being…

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Childhood & Parenting Through The Decades

  Photographer  Nolan Streitberger is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Raised in America’.  To see  Nolan’s body of work, click on any image.       Childhood in America today is much more complex than it has ever been. I was lucky…

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Off The Grid & Into The Wilderness

  Visual Artist Danila Tkachenko  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Escape’.  To see Danila’s body of work, click on any image.           I was traveling in search for people who have decided to escape from social life…

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RACE | The American Issue Of The 21st Century

  Photographer and filmmaker Karen Elliott Greisdorf  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘To Walk A Mile’.  To see Karen’s body of work click on any image.         It is often said that a picture is worth a…

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The Meaning Of Cooking Over Two Generations

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   “My mother baked this cake…” During my childhood, my friends would bring homemade snacks to school while I packed the supermarket brand. My mother was part of the early wave of women entering the workforce in Brazil.  Getting out of the kitchen for…

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Reflections On Human Nature

  Photographer Federico Massimiliano Mozzano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Embryo’.  To see Federico’s body of work, click on any photograph.         I wanted to represent a “limbo”, the (mentally) static condition of the individual. Embryo is the choice…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2018

  Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto     Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017   Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

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The Children In Victoria Square, Athens

  Photographer / Cinematographer  Panos Kefalos    is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Saints’.  To see Panos’s body of work, click on any image.         Why ‘saints’? The correlation between the title of my book and its subject matter is not…

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The Struggles Of A Woman Re-entering Society After Decades Of Incarceration

  Public Defender and Photographer Sara Bennett is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Life after life in prison’ project.  To see Sara’s body of work, click on any image.    “I have to go to three state-mandated programs. I like my individual…

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Memories Of Wilderness | Grande Cache, Alberta, Canada

  Photographer Eamon Mac Mahon is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Landlocked’ project.  To see Eamon’s body of work, click on any image.         This project looks at remote resource towns of northwestern Canada, and the vast areas of uninhabited…

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The Uniqueness Of America’s Youth

  Visual Artist Marie Tomanova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From the ‘Young American’ project.  To see Marie’s body of work, click on any image.           Young American, 2018 (Excerpt from 284 portraits) Marie Tomanova’s photography and video project Young American does not directly…

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The Tsaatan People | Only 282 Left | Mongolia’s Disappearing Tribe

  Photographer Remi Chapeaublanc is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘The Last Tsaatan’.  To see Remi’s  body of work click on any image.           Tsaatan people are nomadic reindeer herders, straddling the border of Northern Mongolia. Amounting to…

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Power | The Drug That Flows Through The Veins…

Why do people cling so much to power? From kings to presidents to prime ministers to dictators to CEO’s of public companies, all the way down to the average boss, or just someone who is a gatekeeper, power is the drug that flows thru the veins, and motivates some people…

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Life In Hasankeyf & The Dam Construction Submerging Its Ancient History

  Photojournalist Salvo Buffa  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Hasankeyf’ project.  To see Salvo ’s  projects click on any image.   The Dam     The construction is part of the Southeastern Anatolia Project. When complete, the dam will support a 1,200 MW…

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Billionaires Buying Democracy

Every American should be concerned. Deeply Concerned! The very fabric of the freedom of the United States of America is completely at risk. What is causing this cataclysmic collapse of the Democracy of this country? The answer is money. A ton of money is being used by some extremely wealthy…

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The Priest Who Left Too Soon | A Rural Russia Story

  Documentary Photographer Ekaterina Solovieva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her book/project The Earth’s Circle –  Kolodozero  To see Ekaterina’s projects click on any image.           The village of Kolodozero, deeply concealed in the woods of Pudozh, is located…

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Bracing For Brexit | Gibraltar | Their History, Residents and Daily Lives

  Photographer Luke Archer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Rock’.  To see Luke’s projects click on any image.     As Brexit draws closer Gibraltar’s shared border with Spain is under scrutiny. Despite the iconic ‘Rock’ being world renowned,…

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Kuwaiti Women | The Raw Version

  Visual Artist Maha Alasaker is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Women Of Kuwait‘. To see Maha’s body of work click on any image.         From the time I went to New York City four years ago, people…

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The Chosen People’s Orchestration Of The Palestinian Decimation

Palestinians the forgotten people decades disappeared into the sand stripped of their land freedom chopped up slowly burning in frying pan UN talks, but cannot raise a hand Arab leaders do not give a damn America subservient to Israel’s master-plan to the end    * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK…

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Taming The Machine | Free Digital Literacy | Abbadia, Italy

  Documentary Photographer Emiliano Palei @ tamajano.com is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “PAAS ABBADIA’.  To see Emiliano’s body of work  click on any image.       PAAS (assisted access points to web services) was launched in the early 2000’s with…

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Permanent Solution Or Temporary Refuge? | The Anchor-outs Community | San Francisco Bay, USA

  Photographer Bente Marei Stachowske is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Living On The Anchor’.  To see Bente Marei’s body of work click on any image.         Sausalito is San Francisco Bay Area city where some of the…

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Artist Exposé | Fine Art Photography | Architecture

  Architect,  Fine Art Photographer, Author and Educator Julia Anna Gospodarou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this fine art/architectural photography.  To see Julia’s body of work click on any image.                     See also: Panorama & Vertorama Art By…

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The Quiet Rhythm Of The Peasant’s Life | Vietnam

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Michele Martinelli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Earth & Clouds‘.  To see Michele’s body of work click on any image.             A look at the other Vietnam, the one far from the chaos…

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Iran “Faith is a tool of control for the powerful and intimate shelter for enlightened souls”

  Photographer Ciro Battiloro is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Iran. Life, Death and Prayer’.  To see Ciro’s body of work click on any image.           In Iran, life, death and prayer are interconnected and define the time and space of…

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Artist Exposé – Acrylic On Canvas

  Artist Amy Guidry is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Amy’s body of work click on any photograph.                     See also: New Realm By Amy Guidry      

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What is your plan? Collecting peanuts Hiding them in sand Power is finally found Hold tight Falling Down Down Down Uh-oh No safety net Except Torn mosquito net Bourgeois Placing their bets Repossessing your private jet Shitting in pants Throwing up in toilet Elephant No longer steps on mice Demanding…

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Off The Grid In Matavenero

  Photographer Kevin Faingnaert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Matavenero“.  To see Kevin’s body of work click on any image.   In spring 2015 I ventured to Matavenero, a remote ecovillage high up in the isolated mountainous region of North…

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“In memory of children, girls and women victims of silence.”

  Artist and Photographer Simona Bonanno is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. From her project ‘Chains Of Silence‘.  To see Simona’s body of work click on any photograph.         In memory of children, girls and women victims of silence. Silence can have many…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016

  WRITER SWAPNIL MINDHE Plaza Constitución & The Daily Physical Effects Of Argentina’s  Economy     Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributor’s List 2015 & 2014

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“…the smell of a battlefield’ yeah it smells like shit. Like blood, like guts…” An Intimate Interview With A U.S. Marine

  Photographer Frankie Mills is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this interview.  From her portrait series ‘Enrique‘.  To see Frankie’s body of work click on any photograph.   I met Enrique in Mexico City. He’d often cycle pass me wearing cargo pants with his two Alsatians pulling on…

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Book Review-The Shambhala Dictionary of Buddhism and Zen Translated By Michael H. Kohn, Buddhism: Ingrid Fischer- Schreiber-University of Vienna, Tibetan Buddhism: Franz-Karl Ehrhard- University of Hamburg, Zen: Michael S Diener- Japanologist, Tokyo

This dictionary published by Shambhala is a treasure chest of information relating to Buddhism and Zen. The softcover book is 280 pages, with fifteen hundred entries (alphabet order) and is an excellent addition to the library of anyone who is a Buddhist or has an interest in Zen and Buddhism.…

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DCCCXL

  Pain is still here. Try to drown it with shots of whiskey and beer. I light another cigarette while looking into the mirror. Rules Absolutely Clear Oral contract Freedom Overseas Never Fall in love Three weeks in the same city was a long time. Something happened that fucked up…

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Zoya’s Story – How She Returned Home After Being Thrown Out By Her Grandparents

  Photographer Shivani Srivastava is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Just Because She Is A Girl‘. To see Shivani’s albums click on any image.     Zoya Khan, 5 years old, Shaheen Bagh, New Delhi   Daughter of Shabbir Khan who…

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Willich I – A Correction Facility In Germany

  Photographer Kathrin Tschirner is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘ JVA Willich – Men’s Block in Willich I ‘.  To see Kathrin’s body of work click on any image.       Willich I is part of a series about functional places to…

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The Transgender Struggle “I am neither female nor male, I am both, I am an evolved   being”

  Fine-Artist and Editorial Portrait Photographer Sarah Skinner @ Takako Photography is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  These images are from her project ‘Drew’s Story‘.  To see Sarah’s body of work click on any image.   Written by Drew Faithful       Drew Faithful,…

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Will The Democratic Government That Achieved Economic Growth & Stability In Nicaragua Spin Into A Dictatorship?

  Documentary Photographer Emanuele Giovagnoli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Ortega’s Nicaragua‘.  To see Emanuele’s body of work click on any image.         January 2017 marked the beginning of the 3rd consecutive term as President of Nicaragua…

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Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

  AZULDELMAR2KR Education, Training And The Middle Class In America  UN CIUDADANO DEL MUNDO LIBRE The Evolution Of Advertising In Romania Real Estate LILLIAN THE HOME POET “Liquid Destruction” Misery & Fine Dining by: LUTHER ALLEN

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Book Review-Striking Thoughts Bruce Lee’s Wisdom for Daily Living Edited By John Little

I love books that are packed full of  pearls of wisdom and this book is loaded with Bruce Lee’s wise philosophy. I did not read the book in one long sitting. No- I mentally digested a few sayings at a time and kept coming back until I finished the book.…

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The Struggles Of Burma’s Former Political Prisoners Rebuilding Their Lives As Illegal Refugees

  Documentary Photographer James MacKay is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Prison Without Bars’.  To see James’ body of work click on any image.       Burma’s non violent revolution has seen thousands detained for their political activities and beliefs.…

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“Ignorance Is Bliss”: Blood, Narratives & Truth

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   Clara grew up as a popular girl in a small family. Throughout her life she traveled and changed. Clara’s core values remain the same but her daily life values, her views and way of life are different than those that she grew up with.…

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42 Artists,17 Nationalities & 1 Canvas: The Land Art Movement In Komdhara

  Independent Film Maker and Photographer Ritam Talukdar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  To follow Ritam’s photo journeys click on any image.     Art Can Win Over Hearts Far away from the fake laughter and selfish love that has bound us within…

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Portrait Of Death

  Photographer Goran Bertok is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from the project ‘Post Mortem‘.  To see Goran’s body of work click on any image.             When I was looking at the possibility to take photos of corpses…

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Refugees’ Daily Lives In Greece

Photojournalist Joris van Gennip is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘The Aegean Prison‘. To see Joris’ body of work click on any image.                       See also: Waiting for the…

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Motorcycle Culture In America

  Photographer Carlan Tapp is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From book/project ‘Portrait of Sturgis‘.  To see Carlan’s body of work click on any image.         If you’ve ever been around motorcycles or bikers, you’ve probably heard of Sturgis; and if you’ve…

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Preserving America’s Greatest Gift

“Late last night he quietly walked into the shadows of his town square.  He received a sign; the group was assembling again.” They were Anarchists and most free countries today have a story that resembles passages such as this. There is no greater gift a country can give its citizens…

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China’s Brief Flowering Of Culture

Artist Mei Xian Qiu is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Let A Thousand Flowers Bloom‘.  To see Mei’s selected works click on any image. “Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom; 8990,” is one image from a series of photographs by the artist, portraying…

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A Close Look & Philosophical Ramblings Of Life Off The Grid

  Advertising and Editorial Photographer Liam Arthur is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘Timmo Lives In a Van‘.  To see Liam’s  body of work click on any image.     Many of us have dreamed of dropping everything. Walking away into the world…

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Bangladesh’s 150-Year-Old Law Criminalizes  Homosexuals

  Artist Gazi Nafis Ahmed is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  social documentary photography.   These images are from his project ‘Inner Face‘.  To see Gazi’s photographs click on any image.   In Bangladesh, penal code 377 dating back to 1860 criminalizes sexual activities “against the order of nature”. It is…

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