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  • This Bar Saves Lives

    Such an interesting TED talk. Thanks for sharing, Ben. (p.s. we love GOOD!)

  • John Wynn

    Salgado takes along on his journey to the depths of despair, revealing stark, disturbing images of man's self-destructive behavior and then lifts us up so that we can see what we are capable of accomplishing to save not only our planet, but ourselves. He is a truly remarkable human being and I am so grateful to you Ben, for sharing his story.

    • Ben Goldhirsh

      thanks, John. he really is an incredible fellow. even the part about his work before photography is inspiring. I think his work is showing in LA now and I'm hoping to get to see it in person.

  • Stef McDonald

    So moving and a great arc from despair to hope. I love that he ends with repeating "we can."