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January 14, 2013

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Aaron Vincent Elkaim

A Close Up Of The Oil Sands In Canada

The oil in northern Canada is not drilled, it's dug up from the ground. Digging projects have caused immense displacement of land and people. Dick speaks with Aaron Vincent Elkaim, who spent months in northern Alberta, photographing Fort McKay, and talking with the indigenous people whose lives have been changed by the digging.

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