I am a freelance photographer from Caracas, Venezuela, now based in Miami, USA. I'm a person of great curiosity and sensitivity to everyday stories. As a woman, a mom, and a Venezuelan experienced the situation of my country in recent years,...
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivor Anthony Borges shows his injuries during an interview with AFP in Coral Springs, Florida, on August 9, 2019. The scourge of gun violence in the US is no secret: some 36,000 Americans are killed every year on average, or about 100 a day, in homicides, suicides, police-involved shootings and accidents. Hundreds more are shot and wounded daily in the most-heavily armed country in the world. Those victims -- of mass shootings, or just everyday arguments that go awry -- live on with their wounds.
Eva Marie UZCATEGUI / AFP