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Protesting against the use of Bovine Growth Hormone in American cattle
Dacca, Bangladesh
Stair wells
Environmental Transformation
Everyone should be able to feel the ocean PEI.  Tout le monde devrait être en mesure de se sentir l'océan PEI
Indian boys bathing in a pond
The edge of an iceberg that recently broke loose from Croker Bay Glacier
Reindeer herding in the Western Arctic.
Frigid Maligne Canyon
The waterfall of the old Carbide Willson mill in Gatineau Park
Landscapes of resistance to Canadian mining operations in Guatemala
Points of View – National Human Rights Photography Exhibition
Landscapes of Resistance, 2012, Alexandra Pedersen, Kingston, Ontario

Lote Ocho, Guatemala: Irma Yolanda Choc Cac is one of eleven Indigenous Q’eqchi’ Maya women pursuing a civil court case against Canadian mining company HudBay Minerals for sexual assaults allegedly committed during a violent eviction of her community from their ancestral lands in 2007.

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Kingston, Canada
Member since 2016
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© Alexandra Pedersen.
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Image Source: Digital Camera (High Resolution Image)
Date Taken: 05.2012
Total Views: 1472
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
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