Waiting for Tomorrow: Restless but not Forgotten in Rio

Collection with 9 media items created by Antonio Franco

Brazil 02 Mar 2015 13:19

Landless workers occupied an abandoned lot outside Rio de Janeiro to protest a lack of public housing.

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
10 Nov 2014

LIVIA, 13, at the MTST camp in Sao Goncalo, Brazil, 11-11-2014. Livia talks about her dream of being able to support her mother after finishing school.

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Waiting for Tomorrow
São Gonçalo - RJ,Brazil
By Antonio Franco
11 Nov 2014

The entracne of the MTST camp in Sao Goncalo, Brazil. 11-12-2014

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
07 Nov 2014

A girl and a mentally diasbled man wait for their hut to be built at the MTST camp in São Sao Goncalo, Brazil, 11-08-2014.

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
07 Nov 2014

During a community meeting at the MTST camp. Sao Goncalo, Brazil, 11-08-2014.

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
09 Nov 2014

"We're all children of God too." He said after breifly tilling the soil for his new hut and briskly walking away. Sao Goncalo, Brazil, 10-11-2014

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
09 Nov 2014

NATALIA, 16 (center) dreams of being a "funkeira", the Brazlian version of a rapper. Sao Goncalo, Brazil, 10-11-2014.

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
10 Nov 2014

MTST members cheer as police drive away. Sao Goncalo, Brazil, 11-11-2014.

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
10 Nov 2014

The squalid conditions of the MTST camp in São Gonçalo, Brazil. 11-11-2014

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Waiting for Tomorrow
Sao Goncalo, Rio De Janeiro
By Antonio Franco
10 Nov 2014

THIFANY, 13, in front of the MTST camp in Sao Goncalo, Brazil 11-11-2014. Thifany is in the 4th grade after missing 5 years of school. Despite this, she dreams of finishing school and going to college.