Posts from the ‘Labor’ category

Kapunda Rodeo | Australia

  Documentary, Urban and Travel Photographer Phil Duval is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Rodeo Series’.  To see Phil’s body…

Workplace

    Companies treat their employees Like game pieces Inorganic Not Organic Human beings   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021     Edge of Humanity…

Americans’ Jobs

  Middle-aged males are pissed off. They have been sold out by the Republican and Democratic Party Jobs have been shipped over to places like China…

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  Until complete takeover by robots Companies will still need labor For tasks such as Janitorial services Stocking shelves Customer service & Computer programming   Copyright©…

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  Workers in America Have for most part Evolved Into Serfs   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021     Edge of Humanity Magazine is an…

The Gig Economy Scheme

    The Gig economy will continue to expand.  Workers will continue to think they are their own boss when in reality they are glorified independent…

Meeting Places

  Photographer and Educator Christine Holtz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Meeting Places’.  To see Christine’s body…

Fine-Tuned Exploitation

  Two small wood clowns Hang by a string Twisting and turning Gigantic distribution center Employees on the floor Punch in Punch out Forklifts roll all…

Rewind Series | Labor

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…

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  American middle aged men  and older  will continue now and in the future  have trouble finding work in the existing  and rapidly expanding economy  …

The Disappearing Hand Loom

  Photographer Mayur Ghurka is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Hand loom – On the verge of extinction’. …

Welsh Miners | 1977

  Documentary Photographer David Wright is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Welsh Miners – 1977 – The end of…

Hard Manual Labor

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: Zen’s Chinese Heritage The Masters and Their Teachings By: Andy Ferguson   “How miraculous and wondrous,…

Bangladesh’s Ancient Boats

  Photographer Md.Arifuzzaman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The story of preserving the largest living heritage’.  To…

Coal Miners | Poland

  Photographer Radosław Kaźmierczak is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Na Grubie’.  To see Radosław’s body of work,…

Circus Performers | Daily Life

  Street and Documentary Photographer Evagelia Tzekou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Circus Days’.  To see Evagelia’s…

Weavers Of Chaullacocha, Peru

  Photographer Michael Marquand is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Threads of Peru’ series.  To see Michael’s body of…

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  cool under palm tree young man repairs fishnet continues tradition   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you,…

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  hacking sugarcane scorched fields farmhands feel pain only boss man gains   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

Man & Land | Sustainability

  Photographer Cristian Scotellaro is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the ongoing project ‘A way to sustainability’.  To see Cristian’s…

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  all day summer heat scoop scoop shoveling feeding beast Boss Man controls the speed these tired feet growing old my grave will provide rest I…

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chewing her nails holding baby waiting hoping  husband working day labor will come home with a few dollars   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020  …

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  40 years grinding mind numbing job now lost in fog     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  I carry the container picking tomatoes the same all six days Sunday whiskey washes hope away     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019  …

Interrupted

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   Power OFF before supper Out of the window Quiet Dark Small lantern to help me Focusing on…

The Making Of A Butler

  Photographer  David Klammer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Butler School’.  To see  David’s body of work, click…

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 Running low on dough Got job on a shrimp boat Fell hard for the sea Now leave land regularly Open ocean is what I need  …

Animal Skin

  Documentary Photographer Achilleas Chiras is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Skin’.  To see Achilleas’ body of work,…

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  She works the laundromat Washes and folds clothes all day Makes peanuts for pay Can never keep bills at bay Yet she smiles everyday  …

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  many rush by I’m not disturbed keeping my head down rarely do I make a sound sweeping scooping up bits of trash pushing my janitor…

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  No one knows my name I’m in the back Washing dishes Listening to laughter Happy people Enjoying Food & Wine Tomorrow Same time No one…

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The street performer Plays music on the corner Completely aware That he brings joy and despair To the few who still care   Copyright© Edge of…

Messy Garage?

  The Life Coaching Series Written by Life Coach Carioca Da Gema     You are not alone if your garage resembles a dumping ground.  25%…

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  Men work the mines Receive little for their labor Hidden misery Advertising Sells the dream Exploitation marches on   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

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The Missis  Said: “Have a look Walmart NEW Self-serve Cashier stations Put shoppers to work” Soooooooooooooooo I push my personal wire cart To the end of…

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Artificial intelligence Automation Nothing Can Stop Rapid Apocalyptic Job Elimination Tax revenue Collapse Cities Counties States Federal government No longer can afford to pay pensions  …

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all day tire changer swiftly with precision performs muscular ballet   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If my poetry helped or entertained you, please…

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shoeless on beach sand marching in straight line the fishermen haul nets grumbling about today’s meager catch   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

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Empty store Owner Closed Locked Front door Slowly drove away Why start over? Everyone shops online anyway   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019   If…

The Faces Of Italy’s Cuisine

  Photographer Maurizio Lodi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From the project ‘People About Food’.  To see Maurizio’s body of…