Tag: violence

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 ...

Dozens Killed in Brazil’s Worst Prison Massacre in Two Decades

A prison riot has left at least 56 dead, with decapitated bodies thrown over ...

The number of gun-related deaths in Brazil was 42,416 in 2012, an equivalent to five deaths every hour, according to the 2015 Map of Violence survey

Gun Kills 42,000 Brazilians a Year, One Every 12 Minutes, 24/7

The number of gun-related deaths in Brazil was 42,416 in 2012, an equivalent to ...

Mara Régia, Viva Maria's presenter

Viva Maria, a Brazil Show Fighting Violence Against Women for Three Decades

A program created to break the silence about violence against women: this is how ...

Destroyed bank in Rio

Brazil Protests: Bus and Banks Vandalized and Burned in Rio and São Paulo

Protesters demonstrating in Brazil in support of teachers receiving better pay in the Brazilian ...

Brazilian Indian children

92 Kids Dead, 60 Adults Killed: Church Says Brazil Indians Are Treated Like Animals

Brazil’s Indigenist Missionary Council (CIMI) should release this Thursday, June 30, the Year Report ...