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Category Archives: Civil Police

In Rio, police operation known as ‘Black Machine III’ hunt and gun down two more innocent black males, one of which was 12-years old


Note from BW of Brazil: I don’t really know that any words can suffice for the senselessness of the violence in Rio de Janeiro, but before getting into the latest … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · 1 Comment

According to insiders, “In each battalion of the Military Police there’s a death squad”: Does this explain why so many black men are being killed?


  Civil Police reveal how the new death squads of São Paulo work and denounce the persecutions the agents suffer that refuse to kill and torture Since the debut of … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · 1 Comment