HONY‘s Brandon Stanton has taken his boots and his camera to Europe, to capture and tell the stories of refugees currently making their way across. And with his very first post, he’s nailed it.
In a six-parter, he tells the story of Muhammed, his translator, whom he’d met the previous year in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Muhammed’s story beggars belief, yet is probably similar to thousands of others. It’s horrific, uplifting, harrowing, awful, eye-opening, inspiring, and a billion other feelings beside, and it’s absolutely worth a read:
NOPE THOSE AREN’T TEARS THOSE ARE JUST FEELINGS LEAKING FROM OUR FACE.
Images: Humans of New York.