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Outsiders Project

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The Outsiders Project is a study of people in context and the ways we do, and do not, integrate with one another.
 
 

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People and their expressions, isolation does not necessarily create loneliness.

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Framed by his work, this man waits for customers that rarely come in this little town in India.

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Easter in India.  Christian minorities attend an outdoor service just before the Muslim-Hindu violence resurfaced with the bombings in Mumbai, 2005.

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Ms. Angela Davis ... strength, clarity and independence.

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Angela Davis, Sister Helen Prejean and Pam Africa.

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For generations this couple's family has been opium farmers.  Living just on the edge of the Myanmar-Thailand border, their fathers were Khmer Rouge guerrillas.  Now they want peace and to be left to their own traditional ways.
 
The question really is, will the rest of us let them alone or will "society" feel compelled to "educate" them and make "proper" citizens of them.

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An original life, in whatever shape and form.

We are the masters of our own destiny, as long as we agree with the rules someone else makes up?

 
 
 
We are our past and future merging in the present.