World Cup divides Brazil

Some kids from FAVELA Chapéu Mangueira once stole my friend’s camera on nearby COPACABANA beach. Now the favela is one of the 50 out of 1000 favelas to have been “pacified” in time for the World Cup by Special Unit Police … For “pacified”, read: brutal deaths, eviction and abuse of power… The World Cup has divided Brazil in two: 16 million $ invested in football in a country where basic healh, education and human rights are not always respected …

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Brazil World Cup 2014