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Rewind Series | Violence

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Stop Violence Against Women

  Documentary Photographer Md. Shamim Shahnewaz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Stop Violence Against Women’.  To see Md. Shamim’s body of work, click on any image.         Violence against women is a major human rights issue all over…

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The Struggles In Communities Living With Crime & Violence | La Polvorilla & Pancho Villa

  Ethno-Photographer Héctor Adolfo Quintanar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘El Barrio Bravo’.  To see Héctor’s body of work, click on any image.           Drug trafficking, armed robbery and kidnappings makes Iztapalapa one of the most violent…

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The Cycle Of Violence & Hate Towards The LGBTQ Community | Peru

  Photographers Andrew Mroczek and Juan Jose Barboza-Gubo are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Fatherland’.  To see Andrew and Juan’s body of work, click on any image.           While Peru’s landscape is often celebrated for its rich history,…

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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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“My greatest teacher was in front of me my entire life.” | Reconnecting With My Mother | A Photographer’s Story Of Forgiveness, Love & Domestic Violence

  Photographer Hannah Kozak is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her 10 year book/project   ‘He Threw the Last Punch Too Hard ’.  To see Hannah’s body of work, click on any image.         I began photographing my mother in December, 2009…

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The Violence South Of The Border | Latin America’s Shocking Crime Statistics Followed By The Darkest Prediction

  I have been pickpocketed in Guatemala, watch torn off my wrist in Peru, boots stolen in Brazil , and my backpack sliced open with a razor blade in Equator. These examples, are all small fry crime, in Central and South America.   Latin America has the largest murder rate…

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The Street Violence In The Philippines’ Drug War

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Linus Escandor II is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Philippines War on Drugs‘. To see Linus’ body of work click on any photograph.             Rodrigo Roa Duterte became president of the Philippines on June…

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Growing Up In Extreme Violence & Poverty In El Salvador

  Documentary Photographer Adam Hinton is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘El Salvador‘.  To see Adam’s body of work click on any photograph.           El Salvador has a long history of gang violence and many films have…

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Who Died Here? Places & Stories Of Violent Murders In London

  Photojournalist Antonio Zazueta Olmos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘The landscape Of Murder‘.  To see Antonio’s body of work click on any image.       The Landscape of Murder is a photographic series documenting all the sites where…

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Life In The Most Violent Country In The World – Honduras

  Photographer Antonio Aragon Renuncio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Streets Of Blood‘.  To see Antonio’s body of work  click on any image. Antonio Aragon Renuncio is the  founder of  NGO OASIS which develops medical projects uninterruptedly in some of the most…

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Violence Against Women – Pakistan’s Acid Attacks

  Photographer and Filmmaker Izabella Demavlys is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Without A Face‘.  To see Izabella’s  body of work click on any image.           Every year thousands of women are subjected to brutal acid attacks around…

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Victims Of Gun Violence In America

  Photographer Kathy Shorr is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her book/project ‘SHOT‘.  To see Kathy’s projects click on any image.         SHOT 101 Survivors of Gun Violence in America SHOT features 101 shooting survivors from across…

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The Vessel | Book Review

The Vessel Review by Gabriel Leuter The first and last vessels we encounter in Terry Duffy’s vivid retrospective of a life lived in and through art, are spacious, quiet rooms imbued with “a layer of dust… and memory lingering in the air”. These chambers that frame the book (the parlour…

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Under A Grudging Sun By Alex Webb | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

Reviewed  By Joelcy Kay Editor & Curator | Edge of Humanity Magazine Curator | NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY     Under A Grudging Sun By Alex Webb depicts Haiti in the late 80s. It is a dramatic; and yet raw contrast of thick colors and the Haitian people’s dark complexion,…

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Suburban White Male, Boxing & Identity

  Written by Tyler R. Martin   Combat: That Which Alleviates Difference   Do you know yourself as well as you can possibly know yourself? I ask. I’m sure we all ask ourselves this from time to time if we are to have even an ounce of self reflection. We…

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Nigerian Youth | The Struggle For Better Opportunities

  Written by Chukwu Christian Onyemaechi   NARRATIVES TO ILLEGAL MIGRATION AMONGST YOUNG PEOPLE IN NIGERIA In recent times, the number of people especially the youths who either by hook or by crook, try to cross over into America and Europe, has skyrocketed astronomically. Due to bad governance, autocracy, nepotism, ethnic…

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The Andean Social & Cultural Dualism

  Photographer Nicoletta Cerasomma is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Crossing Lives’.  To see Nicoletta’s body of work, click on any image.         This project aims to represent Andean Countries, stuck in between the Past and Future. Like all…

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Belfast’s Peace Walls

  Psychologist and Photographer Michel Petillo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Belfast Black Taxi Ride’.  To see Michel’s body of work, click on any image.         The first peace lines were built in 1969, following the outbreak of…

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Paintography | The Queen

  Artist Georges Dumas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From ‘ The Queen’ series.  To see Georges’ body of work, click on any image.         “The Queen” is a series of 12+1 artworks exploring the theme of power. More specifically, it…

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They Continue to Come

  Addressing the root causes of why there is massive immigration from Central America to the United States is Bullshit. How much will this cost Americans? Does the Biden administration want to stop all the corruption, poverty, and violence, in Central America? I see a lot of luxury condos purchased…

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IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST
“…it hurt too much to finish.”

IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST   The Interview – Part 1   Describe the most joyful and/or the most painful artwork you ever created and why you qualified it as such?     Answered By Melissa LaFontaine   The most painful piece of art I ever created was never…

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The Emotional Cries Of Children Raised In Abusive Homes

  Photographer Miki Hasegawa is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Internal Notebook’.  To see Miki’s body of work, click on any image.       In March 2016, the Japanese Academy of Pediatrics announced that they estimated 350 children across the country…

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Off Season

  Artwork By PAUL BUTLER   “’Off Season’ is part of an ongoing photographic project, documenting the winter months at Strandhill,County Sligo. This wild and spectacular location is situated in the north west of Ireland, it is a favored spot with walkers and the local/international surfing community. The violent seas of…

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Rewind Series | Central America

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Writing With Light Via U.S. Mail

  Photographers Ahmed Salvador and Scott McMahon are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this photo essay.  From the project ‘LIGHT AND CHEMICAL CORRESPONDENCE’.  To see Ahmed and Scott ’s body of work, click on any image.         “Scott McMahon and Ahmed Salvador have been collaborating…

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 Myanmar | A Little Freedom Slips Away

  Hundreds of thousands nationwide are protesting the military coup in Burma. Historically, the armed forces has a record of brutality. They have no problem violently putting down street protesters. The authoritarian power in Myanmar will continue on until international sanctions put so much economic pressure that the regime will…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2020

  The Components Of Beauty In Uganda’s Culture   Written by Andronicus Enoch Muwanguzi        “I want you to respect me as a person but please choke, slap, bite, spank, restrain and call me a dirty slut…”   Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues  …

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Women’s Rights In Japan | From “People’s Rights Grandma” (1878) To “Gender Free” (1999)

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues   Feminism and Politics in Japan: From Prewar to Present   The 1980s (pp. 2-3): In Japan, women voted for the first time in 1946. However, Japan’s first movement for civil rights began in the 1870s. One of the representatives…

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The Vibe Of Guadeloupe

    Photographer Marie-Pierre Lambelin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Le Battement d’aile du papillon’.  To see Marie-Pierre ’s body of work, click on any image.         I got bewitched by the the butterfly’s flapping wing, In the…

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Punishment By A Group Of Masked Men | Northern Ireland

  Artist Martin Seeds is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Masks’.  To see Martin’s body of work, click on any image.       The uncertainties brought on by BREXIT, the failure of the Northern Ireland Assembly, and the challenges to the…

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Raj Kumar Ram “Untouchable”

  Photographer Małgorzata Wakuluk  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘RAJ KUMAR’.  To see Małgorzata’s body of work, click on any image.         Touch Untouchables – Raj Kumar Ram Untouchables – colloquial term for the lowest social caste…

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The Historical Omissions Of Injustice Behind The Country’s Façade Of Equality | Re-Creating The White House China

  Artist Kathleen Clark is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘The White House China’.  To see Kathleen’s body of work, click on any image.           The White House China is a book of photographic and mixed media reconstructions…

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Religion & Science

  Photographer Madhur Dhingra is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Entangled | Chapter #1 | Śūnyatā ( སྟོང་པ་ཉིད ) – The Ultimate Void ’.  To see Madhur ’s body of work, click on any image.     These images are a part…

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Life’s Inevitable Changes

  Photographer Alexandros Vrettakos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Eternal Recurrence’.  To see Alexandros’ body of work, click on any image.           Life on our planet, as it evolves, is characterized by cyclicality in the form of…

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Homosexuality In India | History, Struggles & Celebrations

  Photographer Sourojeet Paul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘FREEDOM OF LOVE’.  To see Sourojeet’s body of work, click on any image.     “It is my body and my wish… be gone demons.”     The individuals of LGBTQ community…

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Breaking Borders | A Community Story | Egypt, Bogota

  Documentary and Street Photographer Gabriel Rojas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Egypt, Guardian of History’.  To see Gabriel’s body of work, click on any image.         The Egypt neighborhood is one of the oldest in Bogotá. It…

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To Save Their Lives They Left All Behind | Crimes & Drug Trafficking | Guerrero, Mexico

  Photographer Jair Cabrera is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Ghost towns in Guerrero because of drug trafficking’.  To see Jair’s body of work, click on any image.           The violence generated by organized crime in several municipalities…

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Marc Shoul Reporting From Johannesburg, South Africa | Coronavirus’ Days

  Documentary Photographer Marc Shoul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘Time Between’.  To see Marc’s body of work, click on any image.         “The Storm is Upon Us” – President Ramaphosa   Covid slipped into South Africa while it…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | Off Season

  Artwork By PAUL BUTLER   “’Off Season’ is part of an ongoing photographic project, documenting the winter months at Strandhill,County Sligo. This wild and spectacular location is situated in the north west of Ireland, it is a favored spot with walkers and the local/international surfing community. The violent seas…

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“once a Ticuna man is born, a tree is born” Life In The Depths Of The Amazon Jungle

  Photographer Ovidio Gonzalez Soler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Neoticuna’.  To see Ovidio’s body of work, click on any image.           There is a mystical connection between man and nature, for some reason that I…

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Accounts Of A Syrian Teenager | From Fighter To Refugee | Part #2

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Accounts Of A Teenager Inside Syria’s Battleground Part #1   “I was sleeping in a place where rats were running everywhere. The living condition there was so disgusting and awful that…

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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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COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days | I Hate My Mate

  Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   A couple we knew years ago was able to synchronize their two weeks’ vacation. “I’m dreading spending all this time with my husband, we never took more than a weekend together during our entire marriage”. Nina said. The time off went…

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Eternal Trash | Consumerism

  Photographer and Artist Irina Heinz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘What will remain after me’.  To see Irina’s body of work, click on any image.   It is terrible to disappear – I want to leave a mark. Something eternal.…

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Honduras | “…working the maze of hope in the land of illusory governance.”

  Photographer Seth Berry is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Anchuria’.  To see Seth’s body of work, click on any image.         In 1904, the term “Banana Republic” was coined by the short story writer, O. Henry, in his…

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Bringing Children’s Education To A Higher Level | Ica, Peru

  Photographer Marco Di Gianvito is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘KAY PACHA.  To see Marco’s body of work, click on any image.           Kay Pacha (quechua for “here and now”) is a NGO based in Ica (Peru).…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2019

  Death, Catholicism & My Mother’s Decisions Kelly Burke     Intimate Passages Of My Mother’s Turmoil Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “It’s for the mice” | Memories Of My Grandmother Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life  J H Martin   By…

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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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Sowing Seeds

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Mystics and Zen Masters By: Thomas Merton    Excerpt “Whatever is cultivated rightly, will surely grow. Whatever is not cultivated rightly must surely perish.” (page 67)     Hermit Poet’s Comments: What comes into our mind will direct how we…

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Relics From Fought Battles

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The most important lesson one can learn from battling is to avoid it at any cost. Battles are intellectually and physically exhausting, and can many times cost you a lot of money.  Nevertheless, they are inevitable, as…

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Entertainment | Our Attention Through The Years | Delivery Devices & Content

Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   I remember watching ants moving the leaves from a tree across the patio floor.  We were vacationing at my father’s hometown in a rural area of Brazil.  I cannot recollect if there was electricity, but at night time the family would sit…

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Disappearing Icebergs

  Architect and Photographer  Fokion Zissiadis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  these images.  From the project ‘Greenland’s Iceberg’ now on exhibition.  To see  Fokion’s body of work, click on any image.   Icebergs From Genesis To Extinction Exhibition Open Until November 17, 2019 Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece…

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  Rohingya Muslims Violently Tossed from their homes It is ethnic cleansing Myanmar’s hidden nightmare Why do only a few care?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   Who is The Hermit Poet?         See also: Poetry Back to the Home Page

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Undocumented Immigrants’ Living Spaces

  Writer, Educator and  Photographer Mary Beth Meehan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘ Undocumented’.  To see Mary Beth’s body of work, click on any image.           Between 11- and 20-million undocumented immigrants live in the United…

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Trying To Understand Myself Through Fragmented Memories Of My Childhood

  Photographer Shaun Pierson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Alvine Road’.  To see Shaun’s body of work, click on any image.             I remember laying my head in my grandfather’s lap after he had pulled a…

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Life On The Irrawaddy’s Muddy Waters

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey    ŚAKRA   This delving day Of distracting thoughts Brings no relief From the fires of February Only your Slow moving brown waters Washing over my Valium eyes   Sat near a poor family I…

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Hold & Hear Their Murmur

  Documentary Photographer Jean-Marc Caimi  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the book/series ‘Daily Bread’.  To see Jean-Marc’s body of work, click on any photograph.           These pictures represent a rite of passage through an existence. Sex, food, nature, love, people,…

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No Way To Die

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   တန်ခူး   January – Your public ward Your gone But not forgotten figure   Lying amongst The bodies sitting The bodies standing The bodies everywhere   No way to live No way to die…

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“There is no place like home. But if home no longer feels like home, we are lost.” | The South African Dream

  Documentary Photographer, Facilitator and Engaged Academic  Pieter de Vos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘HOMELANDS’.  To see Pieter’s body of work, click on any image.       LIFE ON THE EDGE OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM Homelands traces its…

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Immigration, Immigrants & America

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   The violence that drives millions of people from their homeland is real. War, famine, and persecution have  caused  huge migrations;  today and in the past. If you and your family are indeed running for your life, shouldn’t the next safer border be the…

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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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America Must Secure Its Border

The United States needs to stop playing around and secure its border. The US has to concentrate on its own problems and for the foreseeable future does not have the resources to just open the floodgates and allow illegals to cross over with impunity.  The country currently cannot take care…

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Belfast’s Youth

  Photographer Toby Binder is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Wee Muckers – Youth of Belfast’.  To see Toby’s body of work, click on any image.           »If I had been born at the top of my street,…

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Young Africans’ Stories | Before & During Migration

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Mariusz Smiejek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Unaccompanied’.  To see Mariusz’s body of work, click on any image.           Unaccompanied minors turn homeless in Sicily after become adults. More than 70,000 unaccompanied…

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Compassion & The Struggles of Today’s Life

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: By: Pema Chodron From the book: When Things Fall Apart | Heart Advice for Difficult Times (page 37)   When the rivers and air are polluted, when families and nations are at war, when homeless wanderers fill the highways, these…

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The ISIS Caliphate’s Bits Sprinkled Across Desert Sand (This Post Includes Edge OF Humanity’s Prediction Post “ISIS Will Fold Like a Cheap Suit” Written January 2, 2015

ISIS Will Fold Like a Cheap Suit By Edge of Humanity Magazine, January 2, 2015 On June 29th 2014 ISIS stated that it had formed a caliphate called The Islamic State and Baghdadi would be now called Caliph Ibrahim.  Word on the street is that Baghdadi is even descended from the Prophet  Mohammed’s tribe.  I’m not sure…

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Globalization Class Warfare

The world economy is rapidly becoming much more high tech and commercialized. An enormous amount of people have been lifted out of poverty and are experiencing a higher standard of living. They have access to more consumer goods that allow for a more comfortable existence. Whether one is for or…

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Daily Life On Historical Ground & Intimate Stories Of A German Family During World War II

  Photographer Nashalina Schrape is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Whispers in East Berlin’.  To see Nashalina’s body of work, click on any image.         This is the story of a house built in 1941 in East Berlin. Four generations…

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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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Family, Love & Hate | Growing Up In Poverty | A Photographer’s Story

  Artist and Photographer John-David Richardson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Someday I’ll Find The Sun’.  To see John-David ’s body of work, click on any image.           I am a product of poverty. The circumstances of…

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Acid Attack Survivors’ Stories | Life, Society & Forgiveness

  Business Research Analyst and Photographer Jai Thakur is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this story.  From the project ‘The Fighting Souls’.  To see Jai’s body of work click on any image.     The Fighting Souls – Story of Acid Attack Survivors Face is a valuable asset…

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Rebuilding The Mundane After Historic Changes | Kiev, Ukraine

  Photographer Tom Girondel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Revolution, Prayer & Routine’.  To see Tom’s body of work click on any image.             In 2013, the popular uprising against the increasingly authoritarian and corrupt…

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“survivors…have learned to push the pain to the back of their minds” | 1963 Toc Mountain Landslide | 2000 Dead & The Silence Of Political Power

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project  ‘The Wall of Silence’.  To see Mauro’s body of work click on any image.     THE WALL OF SILENCE   At 22:39 on October 9, 1963, a 2 km…

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“he’s a homosexual, you can do whatever you want” | Stories From Survivors Of Franco’s Homophobic Dictatorship | Spain’s Dark Chapter

  Photographer Luca Gaetano Pira is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  To see Luca’s body of work click on any image.   The Spanish Pink Triangles Four decades have passed since the abolition of the “Social Danger Laws” in 1978. At the time Homosexuality was persecuted…

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Irish Travellers | Ireland Ethnic Group | Their Traditions & Struggles

  Humanitarian Photographer Michele Zousmer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘The Other Side Of Ireland‘.  To see Michele’s galleries click on any image.           Much of my own personal work is based on individuals who are…

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Left For Dead | The Eyewitness Accounts Of Rapes, Decapitations, Tortures & Other Crimes Against Humanity | The Rohingya   Decimation

  Reportage Photographer David Verberckt is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Stateless Rohingya‘.  To see David’s body of work click on any image.         During the past several years, I have been documenting the plight of the Rohingya Muslim…

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The Many Facets Of Thai Boxing | Young Fighters’ Struggles & Hopes | Bangkok

  Documentary Photographer Richard Friend is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘In the Ring‘ and ‘Catching Monkeys‘.  To see Richard’s body of  work click on any photograph.           Under an expressway flyover near one of the largest slum…

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Rohingya’s Quiet Genocide | The Arrival In Bangladesh’s Rice Fields

  Documentary Photographer and Journalist Erberto Zani is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  documentary photography.  From his book ‘EXODUS – Rohingya in Bangladesh‘.  To see Erberto’s body of work click on any image.               With only a few concrete international actions to stop…

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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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Refugees – Crossing Borders Towards A New Struggle

  Documentary Photographer and Photojournalist Cinzia D’Ambrosi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her ongoing project ‘Hate Hurts‘ .   For more info on Hate Hurts click on any photograph.   Over the last two years, I have chronicled the personal costs of psychological and physical…

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Teenage Girls Are Forced To Give Birth – How Nicaragua’s Abortion Law Is Placing Young Women At Higher Risk

  Photographer Anna Tärnhuvud is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Nicaragua Abortion Law‘.  To see Anna’s body of work click on any photograph. Collaborating Reporter –  Frida Svensson         “I will fight for this law to change, I will…

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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 Unwanted Myanmar’s Rohingya: Homeless, Countryless & With No Place To Go

  Photojournalist Michael Drost-Hansen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Rohingya‘.  To see Michael’s body of work click on any photograph.     In June 2012 a wave of violence spread throughout Rakhine State in the western part of Myanmar. Rakhine…

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Faces Of Cazuca – The Illusive Peace For The Children Living In Extreme Poverty After Colombia’s War

  Visual Artist Katy Lopez is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From her project ‘AfterWar‘.  To see Katy’s body of work click on any photograph.         AfterWar is a story told in photographs of the children of Cazuca, a very deprived and stigmatized…

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Taking Land & Livelihood From Villagers – The Agribusiness & Governments Misleading Deals In Senegal

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Luka Dakskobler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Land Grabbing In Senegal’. To see Luka’s body of work click on any image.   As the world faces growing food crisis and searches for…

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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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Poverty Tossed In Our Gutters Will Fester Into Crime

  There is a movement in America today that aims to abandon all social programs that help people living in poverty. Taking away from the poor and giving to the rich, upper middle and middle class. Living under a bridge used to be for many their worst nightmare.  Today, around…

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The Legendary Glastonbury Festival & The Stories From A Working   Photographer

  Photojournalist Barry Lewis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his book documenting 14 years of the Glastonbury Festival ‘Vaguely Lost in Shangri La‘.  To see Barry’s body of work click on any image.       In the autumn of 2003 I met Debs Armstrong…

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“Some Punches Are Like Musical Notes”- The Different Vibe Of Boxing

  Documentary Photographer Toni Pires is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project ‘A Slap In The Face‘. To see Toni’s body of work click on any image.       In my schedule, as a photojournalist there was a simple…

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The Daily Hardship & Dangerous Nightlife Of Bangkok’s Khlong Toei Slum

  Documentary Photographer Monique Montfroy is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘The Dividing Line‘.  To see Monique’s body of work click on any image.       It is 38 degrees and around 70% humidity, midday. Sweat drips down my forehead and trickles down…

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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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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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Brazilian Women & The Positive Effects Of Cosmetic Surgery

  Documentary Photographer Anne Ackermann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These portraits  are from her project ‘Plastica‘.  To see Anne’s body of work click on any image.         I produced portraits of women who had ‘plastica’ or plastic surgery in Rio de…

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Afro-Colombians Daily Life In Bogota’s   Mega Slum

  Photographer Antonia Zennaro is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘YO SOY – Colombia Bogota‘.  To see Antonia’s body of work click on any image.           After more than 50 years of war, over 7…

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The Social & Personal Struggles Of A Transgender   Woman

  Photographer Darija Jelincic is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Red Sonya‘.  To see Darija’s body of work click on any image.           Gender identity as essential human right is ignored in almost all countries in…

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Book Review-Tao Te Ching (Lao Tsu) Translated by Gia-Fu Feng and Jane English

  The Tao Te Ching was written  by Lao Tsu (Lao Tzu) around 6th century BC. The Tao translated from Chinese to English is  “Way.”  This English translation by Gia-Fu Feng and Jane English is the first translation I purchased. My old 70’s copy is water stained, mildewed, torn, pages…

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A Greek Immigrant, A Community Diner & A Love Story From The 1940’s

  Writer & Photographer Caroline Corinne Evans Abbott  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From her project ‘How Van Met Phyllis: Curley’s Diner, Stamford CT, The Ruby Slipper Project‘.  To see Caroline’s body of work click on any image.   “Has anyone ever told you you…

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