Marcelo Freixo

    Threatened with Death Rio’s Assemblyman Flees Brazil to Undisclosed European Country

    Brazilian Marcelo Freixo, a high-profile state assemblyman in Rio de Janeiro, who investigated criminal ...

    5 Witnesses Have Been Killed in Brazilian Case. Maria Aparecida May Be Next.

    Maria Aparecida Denadai, a lawyer working in the state of EspÀ­rito Santo, in the ...

    38 Indian Activists Killed in Brazil in 2005, the Worst in 10 Years

    In Brazil, indigenous peoples continue to suffer violence and severe economic deprivation as a ...

    Amnesty’s 12-Point Plan to End Torture in Brazil

    Amnesty International urges the Brazilian government to implement the following recommendations to stamp out ...

    Brazil’s Forum Urges Prompt Pardon of All 3rd World Foreign Debts

    One of the chief examples of political interaction using the World Social Forum process ...

    In Brazil Fat Compensations May Be Legal, But They Sure Are Immoral

    Brazilian judge sets maximum of 2,400 reais (US$ 887) to those granted amnesty – ...

    Can Brazil Do Justice This Time?

    Over five years after her son was killed, Dr Elma Novais, a lawyer from ...