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New photos of uncontacted Brazilian tribe mark first sighting in over a year

Striking new aerial photographs of an uncontacted tribe in the Brazilian Amazon highlight the importance of protecting their territory from the growing threat of illegal mining, according to indigenous rights campaigners. 264 more words

Fordlandia / The Rise And Fall Of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City / Greg Grandin

Greg Grandin is a professor of history at New York University. In this book he presents a fascinating account of Henry Ford’s attempt to create a plantation to grow rubber in the Brazilian Amazon. 463 more words

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Black and White

In 2000, when I returned from Brazil, I took my film rolls to a photo and camera chain store to be developed. During the semester I’d taken two rolls of black and white saved for special events and experimental photography. 582 more words

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