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Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves
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Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Candlelit London Vigil Trafalgar Square in solidarity with the victims of the Westminster terrorist attack  © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.u

Candlelit London Vigil Trafalgar Square in solidarity with the victims of the Westminster terrorist attack
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Protest for full ban on the ivory trade as it is debated in Parliament, Westminster, London  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest for full ban on the ivory trade as it is debated in Parliament, Westminster, London
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Memorial event for murdered Labour MP, Jo Cox. Love Like Jo Trafalgar Square, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Memorial event for murdered Labour MP, Jo Cox. Love Like Jo Trafalgar Square, London
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Jo Cox murder. David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn leading MPs to St Margaret's Church for a service remembering murdered Labour MP Jo Cox, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Jo Cox murder. David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn leading MPs to St Margaret’s Church for a service remembering murdered Labour MP Jo Cox, London
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Vigil in Parliament Square for Jo Cox MP. Parliamentary Assistant for Jo Cox MP at the House of Commons is in tears as she looks at the floral tributes. Vigil in Westminster for murdered Labour MP, Jo Cox, London © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Vigil in Parliament Square for Jo Cox MP. Parliamentary Assistant for Jo Cox MP at the House of Commons is in tears as she looks at the floral tributes. Vigil in Westminster for murdered Labour MP, Jo Cox, London
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Greece, Athens: Violent clashes between anti-fascists and fascists during an antifascist protest one day after the attack on 34-year old Greek hip hop artist Pavlos Fyssas, known by his stage name Killah P, who was murdered by a suspected member of the far right party, Golden Dawn. © Socrates Baltagiannis/Invision/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Athens: Violent clashes between anti-fascists and fascists during an antifascist protest one day after the attack on 34-year old Greek hip hop artist Pavlos Fyssas, known by his stage name Killah P, who was murdered by a suspected member of the far right party, Golden Dawn.
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Greece, Pireaus: Anti-fascist demonstration in the Nikaia district close to the scene where Pavlos Fyssas was murdered by a Golden Dawn member. © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Greece, Pireaus: Anti-fascist demonstration in the Nikaia district close to the scene where Pavlos Fyssas was murdered by a Golden Dawn member.
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Avigahil Vasquez Sanchez sister of anti-mining activist Bernardo Vasquez who was shot dead, allegedly murdered for actively opposing the presence of the Canadian company, Fortuna Silver Inc.’s Trinidad/Cuzcatlan silver and gold mine in their community in the Ocotlan valley. Residents opposed to the mine argue that processing silver and gold is water-intensive puts their local aquifers at risk. Standing with her in tears are the son and daughter of Bernardo Vasquez, Noe and Alejandra. Three others at the scene of the assassination of Vasquez were also shot and remain in serious condition. The HQ of the group resisting the mine is in her home.
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MEXICO CITY Students take over the metro stations, and the subway. Students from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) join other students and workers in a march to Mexico City’s main plaza, the Zocalo, to conmemorate the massacre of hundreds of students by the army in 1968. Students, workers, unions and community organizations also protested the proposed reform of Mexico’s labor law.
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MEXICO CITY, Students from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) join other students and workers in a march from the Plaza of Three Cultures (Tlatelolco) to Mexico City’s main plaza, the Zocalo, to conmemorate the massacre of hundreds of students by the army in 1968. Students, workers, unions and community organizations also protested the proposed reform of Mexico’s labor law.
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