Banning of the Acari Fair, Intangible Heritage of Rio de Janeiro Sung About in World-Famous Brazilian Songs, Harms Vendors, Favela Residents and Exposes the City’s ‘Moral Hygiene’ Policies

Clique aqui para Português The traditional Acari Fair, which for five decades brightened Sunday mornings around the Acari/Fazenda Botafogo metro station, was abruptly closed on January 22 by Mayor Eduardo Paes, who shared on his […]


Ancestral Tale: Poem by Dudu Neves [VIDEO]

Clique aqui para Português Ancestral Tale I can still hear the chains dragging, the whip leaving marks, marks I can still feel! I can still hear the police sirens sounding, the trigger being pulled, shooting […]