Inside the Mountain That Eats Men

Young miners in Potosí, Bolivia risk their lives each day.

Mining for Survival

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A truck crowded with men strains up the steep mountainside to take miners to the mine entrances. It is estimated that 20,000 men work in the mines of Potosí, including 1,000 children. The charity CARE USA says this is one of the worst locales for child labor in the world. (Jeffrey Kofman/ABC News)
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