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Ten Thousand Dead in Ten Years

For the original article by Artur Voltolini  in Portuguese for Observatório de Favelas, click here. Data collected by sociologist Michel Misse, in partnership with the [...]

September 12, 2013

Rocinha Wants to Know: Where is Amarildo?

For the original by Elenilce Bottari in Portuguese in O Globo click here.  They have no doubt that “what they did to Bull was a great cruelty.” This is how residents, [...]

July 26, 2013

Rocinha Cries “Where is Amarildo!?”

For the original by William de Oliveira in Portuguese on Viva Favela click here. William de Oliveira is a Rocinha resident and former Resident Association president. The [...]

July 22, 2013