joana toro

Photographer and educator—Working in issues of immigration identity and social justice
Location: Colombia
Nationality: Colombian
Biography: Joana Toro Colombian is a self-taught photographer based in both New York City and Bogota, Colombia.  Her work explores issues of immigration, human rights and identity and was featured on The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, World Press... read on
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El Pais: "La tecnología es como la comida basura: no se trata de si es mala o buena, sino de cuánta consumes"
joana toro
Aug 31, 2021
on assignment for El Pais
“La tecnología es como la comida basura: no se trata de si es mala o buena, sino de cuánta consumes”
Tara Thiagarajan, neurocientífica fundadora de la organización Sapien Labs, asegura que la desigualdad en el acceso a las tecnologías influye en el desarrollo de nuestros cerebros

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