Lexi Parra

Documentary Photographer, Visual Storyteller, Community Educator
   
Published: VICE World News - Venezuela's Iconic Motorbike Taxis are Running out of Gas
Location: Caracas, Venezuela
Nationality: US, Venezuelan
Biography: Lexi Parra is a Venezuelan-American visual storyteller and community educator based in Caracas, Venezuela. She graduated from Bard College in May 2018 with a joint degree in Photography and Human Rights. Following graduation, she moved to her... read on
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Published: VICE World News - Venezuela's Iconic Motorbike Taxis are Running out of Gas
lexi parra
Sep 9, 2020
Location: Caracas, Venezuela
Recently went on assignment for VICE World News and spent time with mototaxi drivers in the city's (usually) bustling downtown. As these drivers face a new reality of extended lockdown, militarized checkpoints, gasoline shortages, corruption and a dollarized economy, the once staple of Caracas' street life is now struggling to get by.

Read more at the link below (words and images by me, edited by Deborah Bonello)

Venezuela's Iconic Motorbike Taxis are Running out of Gas
Drivers are navigating gas shortages, corruption during lockdown to survive.

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