Urban Tribes Portraits13 image(s)

  
The plaza Glorieta de los Insurgentes, in the heart of Mexico City, was built to honor the insurgent uprising and independence from Spain. Today, the plaza is ground zero to adolescent youths who come from all corners of the 30 million plus populace of el Distrito Federal. Here a second uprising is taking place as youth subculture thrives. Punketos, darketos, break-dancers and emos (emotionals) rebel against conservative societal norms, while they borrow styles from the urban tribes of the...
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