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Brent Stirton

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Photojournalist Brent Stirton often finds himself in the world's…

Tehuacán Video Essay: Scarcity and Solutions - Pt. 1

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The Tehuacán Valley captures the tragedy and triumph of Mexico’s worst freshwater crisis in decades. In this video, meet Francisca Rosas Valencia, a leader who is working to better her community's water future.

Divining Destiny - Tehuacán, Mexico Field Team

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Brent Stirton is the senior staff photojournalist for Getty Images and his work from the front lines of the world’s conflicts and crises is seen regularly in major international magazines. He has a rare gift for expressing compassion through his lens. His drive to tell the critical yet complex global story of water has led to some of the most powerful imagery to date.

Divining Destiny: Water Challenges in Mexico's Tehuacán Valley

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SPECIAL APPRECIATION to the Ford Foundation for investing in the power of the human story, well told.

Photo essay -- "Thirsty world: Desperate quest for water"

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What Matters, a new anthology by David Elliot Cohen, continues…

Signifying thirst: New anthology explores why water matters

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Social theorists believe that meaning exists in relation, in…

Images: Circle of Blue collaborator featured in National Geographic

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Nearly a year after four mountain gorillas were carried out…
Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

Peru: On the Front Lines - Glacial Retreat, Human March

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"For the first time in history, we see more people living in the cities than in rural areas... and they are forming larger and larger homeless populations within those cities."