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Top left: Matteos Alves dos Santos, age 14, was murdered by police as a part of a leaked Criminal control quota. Paralleling Racial profiling by USA police forces, Brazil’s racial fault lines crack the face of its social contract.

“Residents look on as Brazilian military police officers patrol Mare, one of the largest complexes of favelas in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 30. In one of the world’s most violent countries, homicide rates are dropping — but only for whites.” (npr.org/parallels)

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