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Photographer Chien-Chi Chang traveled to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in 2005. Magnum and Slate present his portrait of this reclusive country.

P’YONGYANG, North Korea—A birthday celebration for Kim Jong-il, Feb. 16, 2005.

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by Martin Parr

Martin Parr's photographs can make us feel very uncomfortable. He has made a comedy about the food we eat, the clothes we wear, the places we go; scrutinized the very way we live our lives.

American Color
by Constantine Manos

Photographing mostly in exotic locales and at public events within the United States, Constantine Manos presents a kaleidoscopic view of American culture. As a showcase of the sundry layers of American society, the images are also a retrospective, presenting a man's curiosity for his country's diversity.

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On Dec. 3, 1984, a dense cloud of poisonous gas traveled into Bhopal, India, killing between 15,000 and 20,000 people on contact. An understaffed chemical plant owned by an Indian subsidiary of the American-owned Union Carbide Corp. was to blame. More than half a million survivors, who live in densely populated neighborhoods near the factory, continue to suffer from the effects of the disaster, which also contaminated the soil and water. Raghu Rai, Magnum’s Indian correspondent, documented the aftermath of the worst industrial accident in history.
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Zoom In: Today's Pictures Turns 1
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This week marks the first anniversary of Magnum Photos’ and Slate’s collaborative feature, Today’s Pictures. To celebrate, we present a gallery of memorable images that have appeared on Slate since the launch. Happy Birthday, Today’s Pictures!

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