Renato Cosentino is a Masters students at IPPUR, the Institute of Research and Urban and Regional Planning at UFRJ, Rio’s Federal University, and works at the human rights NGO Global Justice, as well as participating in the World Cup and Olympics Popular Committee of Rio de Janeiro. He is author of the blog www.cidadespossiveis.com.
For original article in Justiça Global in Portuguese click here. 2012 was a relatively calm (election) year in terms of evictions in Rio de Janeiro. But it didn’t take long for the city’s tractors to […]