This photograph is of human hands holding the earth while it is melting. The image is a symbol for what humans are doing to the earth slowly. It shows that humans are in complete control of the earth however they are slowly destroying it. Soon there will be nothing left.
Starting in the 1840s, all of the developments, "moral reform and temperance circulating against slavery, the Grimke's defense of their equal right to champion slaves, led many women reformers into women's rights" (DuBois & Dumenil, p. 238).
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela: In full, “Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice, like Slavery and Apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. Sometimes it falls on a generation to be great. YOU can be that great generation. Let your greatness blossom.”