28 fotos chocantes que capturam a beleza e o horror da vida humana Pai alcoólatra com seu filho. Este menino está tentando o seu melhor para acordar seu pai alcoólat
Men waiting in line for an opportunity at a job during the Depression, 1930
40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken
The photo is the Pulitzer prize winning photo taken in 1994 during Sudan famine. The picture depicts a famine stricken child crawling towards a United Nations food camp, located a kilometer away. The vulture is waiting for the child to die so that it can eat it. This picture shocked the whole world. No one knows what happened to the child, including the photographer Kevin Carter who left the place as soon as the photograph was taken. Three months later he committed suicide due to…
A milkman delivering on a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. 1940.
Italian family looking for baggage, Ellis Island NY 1905; NYPL Digital Gallery
Starvation was widespread during the Russian Revolution. These refugee children, their bellies distended from malnutrition, gave mute testimony in 1921 to the famine that killed as many as 6 million people.
The Rwandan Genocide in 1994. Over the course of approximately 100 days over 500,000 people were killed according to a Human Rights Watch estimate.Estimates of the death toll have ranged from 500,000–1,000,000.It was the culmination of longstanding ethnic competition & tensions between the minority Tutsi,who had controlled power for centuries & the majority Hutu peoples who had come to power in the rebellion of 1959–62. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rwandan_Genocide