Rio de Janeiro Working Poor Struggle to Be Heard

Rio de Janeiro Working Poor Struggle to Be Heard

Rio de Janeiro, just days after the world-famous Carnival parades, saw another type of parade on Sunday night. Some 200 residents of the favela, Mare, marched in protest of what those residents describe as escalating human rights violations by the Army troops assisting with the war on the favela’s drug gangs. Some of the signs […]