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The Maya of the Guatemalan Highlands

Cory Zimmerman

 
If I destroy you, I destroy myself. If I honor you, I honor myself.
— Hunbatz Men
 
Campamento, Guatemala

Campamento, Guatemala

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Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

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El Bejucal, Guatemala

El Bejucal, Guatemala

Chicazanga, Guatemala

Chicazanga, Guatemala

El Hatio, guatemala

El Hatio, guatemala

Las Joyas, guatemala

Las Joyas, guatemala

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El Hatio, Guatemala

El Hatio, Guatemala

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El Hatio, Guatemala

El Hatio, Guatemala

El Bejucal, Guatemala

El Bejucal, Guatemala

 
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The benefit of studying is that it gives a better future as well as the education.

The benefit of studying is that it gives a better future as well as the education.

The best benefits that education brings me is a good future for my life so I can achieve my dreams and my goals.

The best benefits that education brings me is a good future for my life so I can achieve my dreams and my goals.

The benefits of education is that if we don’t have education we can’t reaching anything. That’s why we have to have education.

The benefits of education is that if we don’t have education we can’t reaching anything. That’s why we have to have education.

The benefits that education gives to me are the work opportunities and thanks to the work I can help my family.

The benefits that education gives to me are the work opportunities and thanks to the work I can help my family.

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

El Bejucal, Guatemala

El Bejucal, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

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Las Joyas, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

 
Las Joyas, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

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Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

 
Panajachel, Guatemala

Panajachel, Guatemala

San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

 
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Las Joyas, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

 
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Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

 
Images drawn by children when asked to depict migration to the United States. Migrant children attempt to climb the border wall using a latter.

Images drawn by children when asked to depict migration to the United States. Migrant children attempt to climb the border wall using a latter.

 
Images drawn by children when asked to depict migration to the United States. A border patrol agent is shooting a migrant with his arms raised.

Images drawn by children when asked to depict migration to the United States. A border patrol agent is shooting a migrant with his arms raised.

Images drawn by children when asked to depict migration to the United States. Amongst migrants riding a top the infamous “ La Bestia” , one migrant is being crushed to death.

Images drawn by children when asked to depict migration to the United States. Amongst migrants riding a top the infamous “La Bestia”, one migrant is being crushed to death.

 
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Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

Las Joyas, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

Chuacorral, Guatemala

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Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

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Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

Maximon - San Simon Temple, San Andrés Itzapa, Guatemala

 
Corn Flower Ceremony, Xela, Guatemala

Corn Flower Ceremony, Xela, Guatemala

 
Corn Flower Ceremony, Xela, Guatemala

Corn Flower Ceremony, Xela, Guatemala

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Las Carmelitas, Guatemala

Las Carmelitas, Guatemala

 
Campamento, Guatemala

Campamento, Guatemala

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Campamento, Guatemala

Campamento, Guatemala

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Campamento, Guatemala

Campamento, Guatemala

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Choiguel, Guatemala

Choiguel, Guatemala