16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Young children perform complex routines for tourists and achieve disturbing levels of perfec¬tion. Although it is an honour for a child to be selected for these performances, children are regularly coerced and mistreated. Food, water and visits to the toilet are withheld in order to install an early sense of discipline.
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