Tag: Amnesty International

Brazil has never signed the UN convention against cluster munitions - © DanChurchAid

Made-in-Brazil Banned Cluster Bombs Are Maiming and Killing in the Middle East

On 15 February 2017, the Saudi Arabia-led coalition fired Brazilian-manufactured cluster munitions on three ...

Brazil Is Not Winning Its War Against Violence on Black Women

Every year, Amnesty International releases a report on the state of human rights across ...

Guarani-Kaiowá Indians protest in Brasília -José Cruz/ABr

Every Six Days, a Guarani Indian in Brazil Kills Himself. This Has to Stop

We need to talk about the mental health of the Guarani-Kaiowá people in Brazil. ...

Caveirão in a Brazilian favela

Amnesty Pans Brazil’s Politics of Fear Against Poor

Amnesty International criticized recently what it calls "political game-playing" in the debate over public ...

Brazil: Only Truth Will Put Ghosts of Dictactorship to Rest

Secrets and lies have failed as the basis upon which Brazil can overcome the ...