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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.



Posts by Colin Matthes

Post Tent Sale: a recent mural

Post Tent Sale: a recent mural

October 27, 2009

Here are a few images of the mural I completed on the roof/deck of Heaven Gallery in Chicago this past Friday. This image was taken from Damen Blue Line Platform.