Category: Photography

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Street Artists Challenge Sexism with Spray Paint in Colombia’s Cities

Female street artists in Colombia are using the once male-dominated art form to challenge preconceptions about gender and race, and combat violence against women.

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Can Hip Hop Help Stop Gang Violence in Latin America?

Hip hop culture has long been associated with gangs, violence and vandalism. But a wide range of actors in Latin America are attempting to work past longstanding biases and challenges to experiment with these art forms as alternatives for at-risk youths who might otherwise engage in criminal activity.