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The gold miners who work for free

Men flock to this brutal, lawless land – sometimes with their entire families – in search of a fortune that will give them a better life.

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I just came back from Peru, walking around some of those towns at around 4000m was like running whilst breathing through a straw, so doing labour like this at 5000 just blows my mind.