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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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Music | Epitaph On An Army of Mercenaries Performed By Gillian McPherson | Composer Geoffrey Burgon | The Dogs Of War Film (1980)

  This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * To purchase The Dogs Of War soundtrack see Amazon.com below: The Dogs of War, limited-edition CD-Original Soundtrack Recording * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE * Back to HOME…

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Music-Werewolves Of London By Warren Zevon ” I saw a werewolf with a Chinese menu in his hand”

  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:   Back to HOME PAGE  

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DLXXVI | Global Warming

Blistering days Ice melts Changing Environment Continues to be felt Destroy Planet In name of profit & loss Unknowledgeable Conned By Big boss Only Cyclical History As Earth Burns On Barbecue Rotisserie  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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War Stories & Historic Landscape | Europe

  Photographer Marc Wilson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape/documentary photography.  From his book/project  ‘The Last Stand‘. To see Marc’s body of work click on any image.   All images © Marc Wilson 2018   Scotland     Lossiemouth, Moray, Scotland. 2011   A line of…

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Music | Maggie May By Rod Stewart (1971)

  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:   Maggie May (Live Unplugged Version) [2008 Remastered Version] * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to HOME…

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Natural Born Warriors Preserving Their Traditions | Māori People | New Zealand

  Photographer Matteo Fabi @ BLOBALLY is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Haka Way of Life’.  To see Matteo’s portfolio click on any image.         The haka is the warrior-like dance performance made famous worldwide by the New Zealand’s…

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“…pregnant woman. Her remains was only skeleton, and I saw a baby skeleton inside her.” | What Happened When The Bombs Went Off? | Hiroshima & Nagasaki | War Stories

  Photographer Keiko Hiromi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Hibakusha’.  To see Keiko’s body of work click on any photograph.   Lest we forget­­ After a 20-year absence, I revisited Hiroshima and Nagasaki this June. I had learned about the…

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Following My Grandfather’s Historical Footsteps | The Landscape Between Soviet Captivity & Home | War Stories

  Documentary Photographer Michal Iwanowski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘Clear of People’. To see Michal’s body of work click on any image.           My grandfather Tolek, and his brother Wiktor, escaped from soviet captivity and crossed over…

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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 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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Children’s Drawings Depicting Atrocities | Uganda’s War Stories

  Documentary Photographer Errol Daniels is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From his project ‘Uganda: Children and War‘. To see Errol’s body of work click on any image.     I am awestruck by people who live through terrible situations, manage to cope and go on…

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Global Warming Taking Lives & Livelihoods | Forced Out Of Bangladesh’s Eroding Seashores

  Documentary Photographer and  Photojournalist Probal Rashid is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘River Delta Crisis: Bangladesh‘.  To see Probal’s body of work click on any image.             When I think of my country, I think of…

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Wounds Of War | The Balkans

  Documentary Photographer Neus Solà is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘The Balkan Song’.  To see Neus’ body of work click on any image.           It’s has been over a decade since the war in the Balkans, the bloodiest…

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Music-Local On The Eights (Instrumental) From The Album Blame It On The Margaritas By Howard Livingston and Mile Marker 24 Band

  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:   Local On the Eights (Instrumental) * Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE   Back to HOME PAGE

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India’s Street Cancer Ward

  Photographer Chirodeep Chaudhuri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Cancer Ward: Open To The Sky‘.  To see Chirodeep’s body of work click on any image.   BABANRAO PANDURANG GAWLI From District Thane, Maharashtra For days on end I saw this man sitting motionless,…

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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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Music-War Pigs By Black Sabbath

  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: War Pigs/Luke’s Wall (Remastered Version)      

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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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Portugal’s War Veterans: Hidden By Government Forgotten By Society

  Documentary Photographer Tommaso Rada is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Forgotten Soldiers‘.  To see Tommaso’s body of work  click on any image.             In 1961, Portugal was governed by the dictator Salazar. He started a…

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Music-Sell Your Stuff Keep The Dog Live On An Island By Howard Livingston & The Mile Marker 24 Band

  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: Sell Your Stuff Keep the Dog Live On an Island      

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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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Casualties Of A War Never Fought – The Ongoing Carnage Left Behind By U.S. Bombs In Laos

  Photojournalist Kosuke Ryujin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Secret War, Laos‘.  To see Kosuke’s projects click on any photograph.         Laos, a country located in Southeast Asia with a population of 6.8 million, has been targeted by more…

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Music-Spill the Wine By Eric Burdon & War

  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:   Spill The Wine   Back to HOME PAGE  

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The Atrocities Of War Drove Them To Insanity – Holocaust Survivors Between Illusion & Reality

  Photojournalist Gili Yaari is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Sixty Five Years Later – Mental Health Center For Holocaust Survivors‘.  To see Gili’s body of work click on any image.         Shaar Menashe Mental Health Center for…

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Elderly Care Home In Beirut After 15 Years Of Civil War

  Photographer Jacky Chapman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Care Home Beirut, Lebanon Late 1990’s“.  To see Jacky’s body of work click on any image.         Between 1975 and 1990 Lebanon suffered 15 years…

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England’s Community For Polish War Veterans: “A Home Away From Home”

  Visual Storyteller Karolina Jonderko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Little Poland‘.  To see Karolina’s projects click on any image.       “His Majesty’s government will never forget the debt they owe to the Polish troops who…

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Music-Low Rider By War

  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: Low Rider Back to HOME PAGE

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CMXXXI – War On Globalization

  Locust Swarming Across USA Savagely Pulling apart Globalization American employees On their knees Will Nationalism and Protectionism provide sanctuary? Or lead to purgatory? Exploding Asian middle class Mexican workers Cost much less Bring jobs home Before Robots take over And Nothing left but some bones   Back to HOME…

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Wild Animals, Ice & Global Warming

  United Nations Environment Programme Goodwill Ambassador , Black & White Animalist and Nature Photographer Laurent Baheux is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from his project “Ice Is Black‘.  To see Laurent’s body of work click on any image.           Ice is black, that…

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Bosnia – War, Children & Peace

  Photographer Keith Brame is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project  ‘Bosnia and Warchild‘.  To see Keith’s portfolio and galleries click on any image.       “I visited Bosnia Hercegovina for the first time in March of 1995. Sarajevo, the capital…

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Syrian Refugee Children – Running Away From War, Death & Starvation

  Photographer Szymon Barylski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary   photography.  From project ‘Fleeing Death‘.  To see Szymon’s projects click on any image.         The refugee camp in Idomeni on the Greek-Macedonian border, to which thousands of immigrants, mainly Syrians, are coming.…

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Closed For Business! The Howard Quinn Company’s Story

  Photographer Sean Dana is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.   From his project ‘Howard Quinn Closing‘. To see Sean’s gallery of projects click on any image.         Howard Quinn has been printing in the same location since 1961. When I began shooting photographs and…

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Suburban Dreams by Beth Yarnelle Edwards

For a signed copy of Suburban Dreams contact Beth Yarnelle Edwards.  Beth@BethYarnelleEdwards.com Back to HOME PAGE

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B&W Fine Art/Urban Photography – London, Warsaw & Tbilisi

This fine art/urban photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Fine Art Photographer Tony Sellen.     Click on any image to see Tony’s gallery of fine art photography.     Click on any image to see Tony’s gallery of fine art photography.     See also: Long Exposure…

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War Leftovers: Vietnam#2 – Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay depicts images from the Cu Chi Tunnels in Vietnam. See also: War Left Overs: Vietnam – Photo Essay   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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War Leftovers: Vietnam – Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay depicts images from the Cu Chi Tunnels in Vietnam. See also: Lebanese Civil War Leftovers – Photo Essay   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Lebanese Civil War Leftovers – Photo Essay

  This travel photography essay depicts a car and buildings in Beirut, Lebanon damaged during the Lebanese civil war. See also: The New & The Ancient In Beirut, Lebanon   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2015

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Deal Or No Deal – Iran Will March Toward Nukes

It is a pipe dream to think that Iran’s government has any other intention then to march towards a nuclear weapon. Iran’s hardliners have a strong interest to counterbalance the Sunni’s and spread the Shia influence as far as it can throughout the Middle East. On the flip side, countries…

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Housewares From Syria

  This travel photo essay was taken in Syria.  The images depict shops where housewares of any kind can be found.  Click here to see how brooms are made and delivered in Syria.   Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2014

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Mexican Natural Housewares Photo Essay

From hats,to brooms, bags and baskets you can find everything needed for the home.  All natural housewares available in many Mexican neighborhood markets. This travel photo essay was taken in Mexico. Click here to see how they do it in Syria. Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC…

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Photography – Warehouse Train Station

This unique photo essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer and artist Benji Thomas. The images depict tools and heavy equipment in a Train Station Warehouse.       This unique photo essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer and artist Benji Thomas. The…

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Globalization Class Warfare

  The world economy is becoming much more 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 against globalization, it…

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Rise Of Nationalism

Nibbling On Asian History And Philosophy Series   Source: Opening The Hand Of Thought | Foundations Of Zen Buddhist Practice By Kosho Uchiyama   “During the Taisho and early Showa periods, Japan began to appreciate its own historical roots. At the same time, the political scene saw a rise in…

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Start of a New Series! Nibbling On Asian History and Philosophy

I first read this poem over thirty-five years ago, relating to impermanence, in a university Asia history class textbook. The poem was composed by Takijirō Ōnishi. He was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy, during World War II, and also known as the father of the Kamikaze. Around 3800 Japanese suicide pilots…

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Bulldozing Nature’s Rhythm

  Photographer Yurian Quintanas Nobel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘The End Of The Days’.  To see Yurian’s body of work, click on any image.             THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN NATURE AND SOCIETY HAS CHANGED OVER TIME.…

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The Story Of My Life

  Photographer and Artist Jamie House is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘I am not the person you see’.  To see Jamie’s body of work, click on any image.     Sam S Hello everyone, I’m Sam, and here is part of…

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Gutting Herrings In Newhaven Harbour, Edinburgh | Oil on Canvas

  Contemporary Figurative Artist Davy Macdonald  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the series ‘The Herring Lassies’.  To see Davy’s body of work, click on any image.           The backdrop for these paintings is Newhaven Harbour in Edinburgh. The idea was…

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 technologically advanced species remained primitive warriors until extinction  * Find More Poetry HERE  * eBook | Travels With The Hermit Poet | Stories Of Human Condition | Poetry & Photography * eBook | Tropical Garden Stories | Photography & Poetry By The Hermit Poet  * Back to HOME PAGE Copyright© Edge…

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DXXVI

  window seat crowded city bus long  slow  stop and go ride discussing history with  older gentleman holding  stack of books  from the public library who  asked me an  illuminating  question: Do you think today’s upheaval is just another cycle, or an inevitable march towards perpetual evil?  * Find More…

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Following In The Footsteps Of Ancient Love

  Graphic Designer and Photographer Michiko Chiyoda is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the multimedia project ‘Oshichi’.  To see Michiko’s body of work, click on any image.         ‘Oshichi’ is a  heroine/doll of  ‘Yaoya Oshichi’, an old story which is based…

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End-of-Life Care & Culture | China

  Documentary Photographer Jiwei Han is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor this social documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Hugging Death’.  To see Jiwei’s body of work, click on any image.             Death is a taboo subject in China and anything associated with it…

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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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In A Tight Spot | Maeklong Railway Market, Thailand

  Documentary Photographer Aydin Cetinbostanoğlu  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Mae Klong Railway Market, Thailand’.  To see Aydin’s body of work, click on any image.         The Mae Klong Railway was built in two separate stages. The Tachin…

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Designed To Express Insanity | The Lindemann Center

  Documentary and Street Photographer David Horton is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘Invisible Wall’.  To see David’s body of work, click on any image.         In 1962, acclaimed architect, Paul Rudolph, began design work on the Erich…

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History, Daily Life & Food | Chinatown, Bangkok, Thailand

  Documentary Photographer Aydin Cetinbostanoğlu  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Chinatown | Bangkok, Thailand’.  To see Aydin’s body of work, click on any image.         Bangkok’s Chinatown is one of the largest Chinatowns in the world. It was…

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Historic Neighborhoods | Riga, Latvia

  Photographer Andrejs Strokins is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘People in the Dunes’.  To see Andrejs’s body of work, click on any image.   The areas of Bolderāja and Daugavgrīva have had significant historical importance for the city of Riga; however, the…

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The Struggles Of An Aging Population | Rural Latvia

  Social Documentary Photographer Gunta Podina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the ‘Rural Living Latvia’ project.  To see Gunta’s body of work click on any image.           Rural Latvia is undergoing demographic change. As young people leave the countryside…

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The Complexity Of Gender Identity

  Photographer Artist Monica Gorini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this project.  From ‘The Wrong Body’ series.  To see Monica’s body of work, click on any image.     Boundaries in human experience Boundaries, real or perceived, and the related concerns are emerging topics in our contemporary world…

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Walking Along The Seashore Without My Mother

  Graphic Designer and Photographer Michiko Chiyoda is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ‘Starting a New Journey’ project.  To see Michiko’s body of work, click on any image.         After a long struggle with sickness, my mother passed away. Since…

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Ousted Without Proof | The Witch Stigma | Ghana

  Photojournalist Louise Wateridge is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Alleged Witches in Northern Ghana’ project.  To see Louise’s  body of work click on any image.         Kukuo: Alleged ‘Witch’ Camp This series takes place in Kukuo Witch Camp…

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The Shepherds’ Way Of Life | Iran

  Photographer Hemad Nazari is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Shepherds’ project.  To see Hemad’s body of work, click on any image.                     The photos had been photographed in North of Iran. They are…

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The Endless Search For A Place To Call Home | Syrian Refugees | Turkey

  Photographer Esa Ylijaasko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project  ‘November is a beginning’.  To see Esa’s  projects click on any image.         I’m sitting in a 32 square meter apartment in Istanbul that has no toilet or…

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The Art Of Healing Animals | Moscow

  Documentary Photographer Raisa Mikhailova  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Art of Healing’.  To see Raisa’s body of work click on any image.         In ancient times, medicine was considered an art and equated with magical rituals. “Medicine…

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DLXIV

five millennium Sphinx unmoved by mankind continue to march towards downfall  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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Enduring Nostalgia & Starting Over | Baku To Rhode Island | A Photographer’s Story

  Photographer Dennis Yermoshin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From ‘My Fellow Americans’ project.  To see Dennis’ body of work click on any image.       I was born in Baku, Azerbaijan in 1982. My family and I came to America as refugees…

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Christianity | Lebanon

  Photographer Fadi Boukaram is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Articles of Faith’ project.  To see Fadi’s body of work, click on any image.           “In Lebanon, saying one is Christian is not always a religious statement; it…

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Indonesia | A Decade Ago

  Photographer Massimo Mastrorillo  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Indonesia | Just Another Day’ project.  To see Massimo’s  body of work click on any image.           The project  “Indonesia:Just another Day” aims to report some of the problems afflicting this…

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The Sand Games

Written by: Carioca Da Gema   World tour New changes to old land Self imposed desert prince Meets American Tzar Dignitaries Elites all around Under spotlight & Out of his tent Did the Saudi prince clean house on sacred ground? The world is watching Cronies dropping like pawns Oil War Blood…

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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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DLXXXVII

The Hermit Poet’s newly designed coconut tree super-duper bird feeding station is in place. I’m ready for visitors from the cold North to stopover at my warm tropical garden. Thus far, only the local birds are singing and not feeding at this station. Nighttime Rats Happy  * BACK TO  HOME PAGE…

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The Hustle & Bustle At The Fishing Port Of Kafountine | Senegal

  Photographer Cristian Sarmiento is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Tefes’.  To see Cristian’s essays click on any image.         The port of Kafountine, in the Senegalese region of Casamance, attracts every morning its locals and hundreds of go-getters…

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Preserving Their Way Of Life | The Polish Community Of Montreal

  Documentary Photographer Dorothée Nowak  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘Dom Polski’’.  To see Dorothée’s  body of work click on any image.         ‘Dom Polski’ is a documentary project based on the Polish community of Montreal. Its…

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“…between the kingdom of dreams and madness…” | Honey Hunters | Himalayas

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project  ‘Sweet Gold’.  To see Mauro’s body of work click on any image.   In the vast mountain ranges of Nepal, there are isolated tribes who have, for centuries, collected a…

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Amazon Minimum Wage $15.00 Hour | Let’s Not Forget About The Robots

  Keep the pressure on the Titan! One cannot go a day without reading bad press regarding the working conditions for Amazon employees.  US$15,00 per hour is a good start, but what about working conditions. One trillion dollar valuation does not go well with the people working their bones off,…

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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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Iran | As The Plot Thickens

  Here are some key points taken away from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s exclusive interview with NBC’s Lester Holt. Accused the U.S. of adopting hostile stance toward Iran Portrayed U.S. as diplomatically isolated over its withdraw from the nuclear agreement. Calls U.S threat to shut down Iranian oil exports an…

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Embracing The Blank Slate After A Traumatic Loss | Northern California Wildfires

  Photographer & Educator Norma I. Quintana is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From her project  “Forage From Fire“.  To see Norma’s body of work click on any image.       “On the night of October 8th, 2017, at 11:00pm, I received a call…

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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 Economic Nightmare of Cuba and Venezuela Rolls On

When alive, Fidel Castro from Cuba and Hugo Chavez from Venezuela were thick as thieves.  Birds of the same feather always flock together! The same can be said about Latin American totalitarian regimes. These so called people’s revolutionary leaders would constantly get together and talk about how evil America was…

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Walking Stopping The exhausted warrior Turned around Gazed At his foot prints Then tossed his weapon Into the snow  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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How India Succeeded The Impossible Task Of Polio   Immunization

  Commercial and Social Documentary Photographer Sandeep Biswas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  To see Sandeep’s body of work click on any image.     From the introduction of the book ” India’s Story of Triumph Over Polio“ Text © UNICEF   They said…

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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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Art, Architecture & The History Behind The Fading Havelis In Shekhawati

  Photographer David Zurick is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book ‘A Fantastic State of Ruin’.  To watch the book trailer click on any image.           A Fantastic State of Ruin: The Painted Towns of Rajasthan Scattered within the…

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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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Heavy summer rain Backyard Under Veranda Smoking pipe filled with cherry chocolate tobacco Drinking Dr Pepper & coconut rum Feet soaking in warm water & Epson salt Watching Giant Columbian Guadau Angustifolia Bamboo Grow  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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Do not try this today Different time Different upbringing 70’s Fort Lauderdale-Miami drug scene Father Raised during Great Depression World War II Served under General Patton Marching Helping Liberate Europe He loved his boy One day He put a hatchet on the kitchen table Told his teenage son “If you…

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The Struggles To Treat Tuberculosis | Dhaka

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project Shadows  and Silhouettes .  To see Mauro’s body of work  click on any image.       Darkness, chipped walls, old rusty tools. The time, here, is marked only by the drops…

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Karabakhians & Their Hope For Sovereignty | Caucasus   Mountains

  Photographer Alvaro Deprit is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Black Garden’.  To see Alvaro’s body of work click on any image.         Inside the narrow valleys of the Caucasus Mountains there is a country not appearing in the…

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Take A Look & Have A Chuckle | The Many Faces Of Hummus

  Photographic Artist  Jason McGroarty is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this conceptual photography.  From his project ‘Cat Couture’.  To see Jason’s body of work click on any image.                     See also:     By Jason McGroarty    …

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An Interesting Read In The New York Times On How The Privileged Help The Less Privileged

An opinion piece in The New York Times titled Beware Rich People Who Say They Want to Change the World by Anand Giridharadas.

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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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Observing The Impermanent Beauty Of Daily Life Scenes | Japan

  Photographer Damien Drew is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his book/project ‘Wabi-Sabi’.  To see Damien’s body of work click on any photograph.           “Wabi-Sabi is an intuitive appreciation of a transient beauty in the physical world that reflects the…

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Dwarf Buddha Belly Bamboo Grows  Slow Unique texture Canvas that is homegrown    * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018  

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Relaxing Aware Great White Heron Stops For refreshing dip In shallow water    * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018  

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Whipping Darkness With Optimism

  Photographer Bonnie Holland is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this fine art photography.  From her project ‘Bonnieland’.  To see Bonnie’s body of work click on any image.           The world can be such an ugly place, filled with suffering, despair and cruelty. Sometimes….…

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Hashima, Japan | From Densely Populated To Desolation | Coal Mining Story

  Photographer Sébastien Tixier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project Hashima.  To see Sébastien’s body of work  click on any image.             The Japanese island of Hashima, also known as Gunkanjima (or “war vessel”) because of its…

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Alzheimer’s Disease | Patients’ Daily Life

  Photographer and Fine Artist Bethany Lambrou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From book/project ‘Stafford House’.  To see Bethany’s body of work click on any image.         Lambrou began this project in 2013, after witnessing a close family friend suffering with…

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When Love Is Not Reciprocated | Intimate Portraits & Special Places

Photographer Gueorgui Tcherednitchenko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  portrait/documentary photography.  From his project ‘Crush’.  To see Gueorgui’s body of work click on any photograph.               I have been photographing people living through one-sided love stories, in locations strongly connected to…

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Under Surveillance

  Photographer Sheri Lynn Behr is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/social documentary photography.  From her  project “NoSafeDistance”.  To see Sheri’s body of work click on any image.           These photographs are meant to challenge our expectations of anonymity and privacy. When I…

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The Changing Landscape Of Rural Northern California

  Photographer Kenny Hurtado is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his ongoing project ‘Emerald‘.  To see Kenny’s body of work click on any image.           When I was 10 years old my Mother told me she envisions me living a simple…

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