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Chico Mendes

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Chico Mendes, a rubber tapper and union organizer deep in Amazon rainforest, pioneered the combination of environmental and social justice. Chico’s murder brought international attention and worldwide support to the movement to save the Amazon.

Printed at the worker-owned Stumptown Printers, Portland, OR.

This is #99 in the Celebrate People’s History Poster Series.



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Drawing: Week 6

Drawing: Week 6

October 14, 2009

This drawing “The Fall of Omega Burger” is of a closed burger place I walk by each day. It is drawn from memory.