Gordon Parks on Poverty, the ‘Most Savage of Human Afflictions’

Mr. Parks realized the power of empathy to help people understand poverty. In this 1961 photo essay, he took readers inside the lives of a Brazilian boy, Flavio da Silva, and his family, who lived in a favela in the hills outside Rio de Janeiro.


 


 

 

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