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No communcation barriers at this table
LEE
Seven
Frigid Maligne Canyon
Love is a feeling to be shared
Pulse
The waterfall of the old Carbide Willson mill in Gatineau Park
Protest against violence against women
Mi'kmaq Woman kneels in prayer before line of riot police
Drum dancing 13-year-old Allyson Gear stops a bus load of construction workers headed to the Muskrat Falls construction site.
26th Women’s Memorial March in Vancouver.
Landscapes of resistance to Canadian mining operations in Guatemala
Pride Parade
An Indigenous artist in front of the river, embraced by her daughter
Marie-Berthe, 102 years old, still feels beautiful and sexy
The Next Generation
Letting go, lessons from Chief Vern
State less Children
Cedar Wolf Woman - Cree/Métis Nation - Portage La Prairie
The Visitor
You can't kill an idea
A Life Divided
Marcelo: Two Countries, Two Worlds, Two Realities (2)
Points of View – National Human Rights Photography Exhibition
Landscapes of Resistance, 2012, Alexandra Pedersen, Kingston, Ontario

Irma Yolanda Choc Cac, an Q’eqchi’ Maya woman, stands next to the remains of her home in Lote Ocho, Guatemala. She is one of 11 women who allege that, during a forced eviction from their lands, they were raped by security personnel hired by a Canadian-owned mining company.

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Kingston, Canada
Member since 2016
Finalist
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© Alexandra Pedersen.
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Image Source: Digital Camera (High Resolution Image)
Date Taken: 05.2012
Total Views: 290
Total Favourites: 3
Filed Under: Human rights and the environment
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 23, 2016, 9:05 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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