ID # guatenahuala8
Copyright 2001 - Jean-Philippe Soule
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Country: Guatemala   /   Village: Nahuala
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Markets

Caption:

In the blazing sun of mid-morning, a man lies comatose after a binge. Alcoholism is becoming a problem in many communities, especially in Nahuala. Some may even resort to consuming rubbing alcohol (methanol) which causes permanent brain damage and partial blindness.

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