Between how it is and how it should be.

"Money."

Spending even the briefest amount of time in an expensive neighborhood is usually sufficient stimulus for a full-fledged philosophical/political debate within me. My pan-African socialist idealist self will make a grand statement about rejecting individualized opulence in a reality of starving masses, and just as I begin to bathe in the glow of my own self-righteous magnanimity, the ever-lurking westernized capitalist cynic in me whispers “is that true Muna? Let’s take a look at your life…”

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Madagascar:

Portraits of Malagasy girls of different ethnicities.  Names unknown.

Photos by: Frans Lanting

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Victoria falls, Zambia

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Victoria falls, Zambia

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Jo’sea

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Jo’sea

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"Awien"

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"Awien"

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Lake Victoria. Kampala, Uganda.

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Lake Victoria. Kampala, Uganda.

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The Lord has promised good to me.
His word my hope secures.
He will my shield and portion be,
As long as life endures.

John Newton

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Be still o my soul
Rest, and wait upon the LORD
Your God will answer

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