Brazilian prison - Antonio Cruz/ABr

    Brazil’s Drug War Is Filling Up Jails Like in the US

    Nearly half of all people imprisoned in Brazil’s third most populous state, Rio de ...

    Brazilians that were killed and disappeared during the military dictatorship

    Report on Hundreds of Brazilians Disappeared During Dictatorship Finally Concluded

    Testimonies of victims and their families, testimonials of political repression agents and 47,000 photographs ...

    National Truth Commission (CNV)

    Brazil’s Truth Commission Wants Armed Forces to Tell Truth About Torture

    Brazil’s National Truth Commission (CNV) wants the Army, Air Force and Navy commands to ...

    Brazilian police

    Brazil Group in Charge of Cleaning the Police Indicted for Murder and Torture

    Brazil’s Special Group for Fighting Organized Crime (Gaeco) of the state of Paraná has ...

    Perus Cemetery in São Paulo, Brazil

    Brazil Has 1049 Skeletons to ID of Political Prisoners and Death Squad Victims

    Brazil’s Human Rights minister Ideli Salvatti announced that the experts hired by the Secretary ...

    Journalist Herzog was killed by torturers

    Lula Readies Truth Committee Bill to Punish Torturers from Brazil’s Dictatorship

    Brazil is seriously considering naming a "truth committee" a quarter of a century after ...

    Rio's militiamen

    Brazil: Two Ex-Cops Get 31 Years in Jail for Torturing Journalists

    Two Brazilian former police officers  were convicted for being part of the militia that ...

    Brazilian girl refuses to shake general Figueiredo's hand, by Guinaldo Nicolaievsky

    Brazil’s Lula Silences Aides Pushing for Punishment of Dictatorship Torturers

    Brazilian President, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, says Brazilians should enshrine the "heroes" who ...

    Suspect policeman Odnei Fernando da Silva

    Brazilian Policeman Suspect of Torturing Journalists Surrenders

    A Brazilian civilian police inspector who is accused of heading the militia that kidnapped ...

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