A demonstration which peacefully took to the streets of downtown Sao Paulo, demanding investments in health and education, in opposition to the outrageous public funds for the World Cup stadiums, was harshly repressed by the state Military Police (PM) on February 22, resulting in the arrest of 262 people.
Staging a spectacle of power,...Internacional/International
Written by Luciana Candido, Diego Cruz and Viny Pessoa
Tuesday, 17 January 2012 22:44
The clash troops of the Military Police were getting organized close to Pinheirinho. The sun was rising and started dissipating the last night’s heavy and dark atmosphere when what seemed unbelievable happened. A Federal Court decision...