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Kelvin

People were … going up and down in their daily lives, not noticing, not seeing.

Writing by Amy Stevenson
Photography by Christophe Mortier
Kelvin
Kelvin Belcher of Paris Refugee Ground Support
Kelvin
Kelvin Belcher of Paris Refugee Ground Support Kelvin Belcher of Paris Refugee Ground Support

Writing by Amy Stevenson

Photography by Christophe Mortier

“[On the streets of Paris] people were … going up and down in their daily lives, not noticing, not seeing. I wanted to … run over to people, grab them, point and say, ‘Look! Why aren’t you looking at this? Why is this not doing anything to you?’ I realize now the residents… see it every single day and … become desensitized to it. It becomes the norm … to look after your own. How many times do you walk past a homeless person on the street (in any Western city) and … [not] even look?”

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