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Lost in the city

2006 1251 Lost in the city

Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org

They seem lost in the city, so many people living out on the streets in São Paulo, sitting walking, sleeping eating, in parks, in doorways, on banks, under the viaducts and simply in the middle of the sidewalks.

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“They just don’t want to work.”

2006 060 They just dont want to work.  I still hear it said about homeless by many, in Europe, in South America, in Asia. In São Paulo you can see many homeless people on the street, collecting trash and pulling their carts through the town and traffic. When we went with them through the city we noticed how many people are working this way and help clean the city.

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Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org