Human Rights

    Without Police, Rio’s Drug Lords Show Who Are the Bosses in the Favelas

    After the Brazilian government spent tens of millions of dollars securing the city of ...

    By Law Kids Cannot Hold a Job in Brazil. Three Million of Them Work Anyway

    Brazil’s Prosecution Service for Labor (MPT) is launching a national campaign against child labor. ...

    Brazil Prisons: Where the Criminals Are the Ones Running the Show

    The prison population throughout Latin America has been growing steadily for the past few ...

    Brazil’s Prison Riot: The Unspeakable Pain of Burying Your Beheaded Child

    The prison massacre in Alcaçuz Penitentiary on January 14, which killed at least 26 ...