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Black July 2018 Begins with ‘Candelária Never Again!’ Demonstration

Reportagem e fotos por Rithyele Dantas
Tradução para o inglês do RioOnWatch

25 Years After the Candelária Massacre, Little Has Changed

Twenty-five years ago, a great tragedy bloodily marked the history of Rio de Janeiro. In remembrance, dozens of human rights groups gathered on Monday, July 23 at the Nossa Senhora da Candelária Church in downtown Rio to collectively shout, “Candelária Never Again!”

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black lives matter, juventude negra, segurança pública, violência

#FavelaLivesMatter Protest in Rio: ‘I sent him clean to school, he returned covered in blood’

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Last Thursday, June 28, hundreds of people gathered in Cinelândia, downtown Rio, to march on the Court, Legislative Assembly, and Candelária Church, calling for the obvious: for the basic and universal right to life. Continue lendo