The man bowed under the weight of his load and his lot in life, the sinewed hand, the noxious fumes in a poisoned landscape. A striking image of what is reality for so many.
Wonderful pic still lots of hardship to put food on the table and yet it is 2016 so in some ways we have made no advancement at all still live like ancient times
It is true that the world has changed, but in many ways it remains the same as seventy years ago. Hate still exists. Bigotry can be manipulated .
Also, the healh concerns associated with inhaling the sulphur fumes. I also saw the documentry and the crew filming had to wear breathing masks and said the heat was incredable.!
I remember watching a documentary on this a long time ago. A horrible existence and way of life but shows you the strength of character of these men to carry on for a meager paycheck. Excellent photo!
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