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While we worry about our bathroom colour scheme

Post by Graham Smith » Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:07 pm

A street dweller at her toilette in Kolkata. She will probably sleep under a flyover and use the standpipe for washing herself and her clothes.
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Post by Duck » Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:01 pm

It's amazing how different levels of poverty are "socially accepted" in different parts of the world.
In my home country of Nicaragua, the poverty line was clearly demarcated. There is really no "middle class" as we know it here in the U.S., or in Britain, and sights like in this photo are commonplace.
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Post by St3v3M » Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:37 pm

Sadly this is the norm for so many parts of the world where so many live in the shadow of others. S-
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