Another Great Leap
A former farmer sells feather broom sticks in urban China
Liu Yong, a 59-year-old former farmer, ekes out a living in the city selling chicken-feather brushes in the centre of a Southwestern Chinese city.
He earns around 1,000 yuan a month selling these products, made of feathers he collects from chicken farms.
His village was razed down several years ago by the government and has since lived in resettlement housing on the edge of the metropolis.
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