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What Went Wrong With The UPPs?

For the original in Portuguese by Jorge Antonio Barros published in O Globo, click here. Misconduct, all too common among the troops, cannot be swept under the rug in the [...]

September 23, 2014

Racism and Health in Brazil

For the original by Thamyra Thamara and Thiago Ansel in Portuguese for Observatório de Favelas click here. Racial discrimination is a common theme both in TV dramas and [...]

November 25, 2013

Foreign Invasion of the Favela

Clique aqui para Português Experts warn of risks as growth in demand boosts real estate values. For original article in O Globo click here (or here for the full version). [...]

November 30, 2012

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