October 19, 2013
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Rio de Janeiro: Cops beat an 18-years-old boy to death

From:contrainfo In the early hours of October 17th, 2013 Paulo Roberto Pinho de Menezes, 18, was beaten to death by officers of the ‘Police Pacification Unit’ (UPP) in the Manguinhos favela of Rio de Janeiro. The cops immobilized the teenager … Continue reading

June 25, 2012
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Rio de Janeiro: Genocide and Spectacle (pdf)

Genocide and Spectacle An anarchist reflection on the current context in Rio de Janeiro, the operation Shock of Order, and the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil