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Favelas and Cracolândias that No One Sees

For the original by Carl Hart, Eliana Sousa Silva and Julita Lemgruber in Portuguese in O Globo click here. What do favelas and ‘cracolândias’ (‘crack lands’) have [...]

June 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

Favela Citizenship and the UPPs

“I just want to be happy, walk with tranquility in the favela where I was born. And be proud and have the awareness that a poor person has his place… My dear [...]

November 5, 2012 // 0 Comments