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Independent Lens | Waste Land | A Scavenger Since the Age of Seven | PBS

Duration: 00:52
Program: Independent Lens #1219

Suelem has worked as a catador ("garbage picker") since she was 7 years old and describes it as an honest living, preferable to other alternatives available to the poor living in Rio de Janeiro.

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Post Date: March 24, 2011