Tag: Amnesty International

    Police drag protester in Rio - Photo by Pedro Prado

    International Court Rules Against Brazil’s Police Indiscriminate Killings

    Amnesty International lambasted “impunity” for Brazilian police who kill suspects during operations, after a ...

    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 ...