27 May '13, 5pm

The most haunting photograph to emerge from the rubble of the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh

The most haunting photograph to emerge from the rubble of the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh

“I have been asked many questions about the photograph of the couple embracing in the aftermath of the [Rana Plaza building] collapse [in Bangladesh]. I have tried desperately, but have yet to find any clues about them…Every time I look back to this photo, I feel uncomfortable—it haunts me. It’s as if they are saying to me, we are not a number—not only cheap labor and cheap lives. We are human beings like you. Our life is precious like yours, and our dreams are precious, too.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/a-haunting-embrace-amid-the-rubb...

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