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In 2009, at the Vancouver Peace Summit, I met a supporter of Free the Slaves, an NGO dedicated to eradicating modern-day slavery; weeks later, I…
Oddly, I’d been to most of the locations where I started photographing slavery many times before. I even considered some of them homes-away-from-home. But there…
Around the world, human traffickers trick many people into slavery by false promises of good jobs or good education, only to find themselves forced to…
Slavery is illegal everywhere, but it exists all over the world.
The stones in your driveway may have come from the slaves who spend all day breaking rocks because it’s cheaper for the company to get…
I see myself as a witness to humanity.
My son, who is five, was adopted from Ethiopia. My daughter was adopted from Guatemala. Her parents died of typhoid and malaria. We got her…
My work is about the establishment of trust. For someone to share their authenticity with me is a soul-to-soul thing. It’s not a lens-to-soul thing.
One advantage of photography is that it’s visual and can transcend language.
When people think of slavery, they think of an era from the distant past. Grainy photographs from Civil War times. And yet it goes on.
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