1988-12-22 Xapuri, Brazil / When the angels Cry / Wenn die Engel Weinen / Quando os anjos Choram / Cuando los ángeles Lloran

Francisco Alves Mendes Filho, better known as Chico Mendes, was a Brazilian rubber tapper, trade union leader and environmentalist. He fought to preserve the Amazon rainforest, and advocated for the Human rights of Brazilian peasants and indigenous peoples. Chico Mendes had the vision of the need for an alliance between people and forest conservation built on maintaining the necessary ecological balance and not ...

2013-01-04 Puerto Maldonado, Peru / Words are Insufficient / Worte reichen Nicht / Palavras são Insuficientes / Palabras son Insuficientes

A Hug demonstrates physical intimacy, universal in Human communities, in which two people put their arms around the back or waist of one another and hold each other closely. Depending on culture, context and relationship, a hug can indicate familiarity, Love, affection, friendship, brotherhood or sympathy. A Hug can indicate support, comfort, and consolation, particularly where words are insufficient. A Hug usually demonstrates ...

2012-12-21 Boca Manu, Peru / End of the World / Ende der Welt / Fim do Mundo / Fin del mundo

There has always been good business travelling to the end of the World. - There has always been good business predicting the end of the World. - The end of the World can simply be a geographical location specified by each individual according to his or her own understanding or the end of the World can be an apocalyptic ...

2012-12-11 Natal – Rio Branco, Brazil / Mother of God / Mutter Gottes / Mãe de Deus / Madre de Dios

In 2009, while in Marbella, Spain an inner voice told me to go! I asked, 'Where?' and the inner voice answered, 'Madre de Dios!' Madre de Dios is a region in southeastern Peru, bordering Brazil and Bolivia. The name of the region is derived from the Madre de Dios River, ultimately a tributary of the Amazon, and named ...