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Category Archives: Police strike

Brazil: Death squads and the genocide of Afro-Brazilians


By Pablo Reis and BW of Brazil Yesterday, the Huffington Post posted an article entitled “Brazil Police May Have Executed 30 During Strike” highlighting the aftermath of a recent police … Continue reading

February 17, 2012 · 3 Comments

Police strike in Salvador, Bahia, leads to state of emergency as 3,500 army troops called in; death toll up to 83


Police strike leads to state of emergency as 3,500 army troops called in; death toll up to 83 The situation in Salvador, Bahia has been chaos since the beginning of … Continue reading

February 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Police strike in Salvador, Bahia, leads to state of emergency as 3,500 army troops called in; death toll up to 83


Police strike leads to state of emergency as 3,500 army troops called in; death toll up to 83 The situation in Salvador, Bahia has been chaos since the beginning of … Continue reading

February 7, 2012 · Leave a comment