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Poorly edited intro @FT  : “Ford would stop manufacturing vehicles in Brazil this year with the loss of up to 5,000 jobs, the company said on Monday, in an attempt to drag its South American operations back into the black.”

“Black Brazil­ians also ac­counted for three quar­ters of homi­cide vic­tims and nearly 80% of the 6,375 peo­ple killed by the po­lice in 2019.”

The killing of a black man by white Carrefour employees in Porto Alegre last month has triggered a reckoning of Brazil's corporate sector, with businesses accused of making little effort to address imbalances

2 police officers in Brazil were arrested after security video caught them shooting at 2 young men on a motorbike who later turned up dead. Video shows police handcuffing them in a poor suburb and driving them away. About 80% of people killed by Rio police are Black men @hrw ).

Brazil police recommended charges against 6 people for the killing of a Black man by guards at a supermarket. They say there is enough evidence to charge the 2 white guards who brutally beat #JoaoAlbertoSilveiraFreitas  as he screamed “Help me,” and 4 bystanders who did nothing.


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A Black man died after being beaten by supermarket security guards in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre on the eve of Friday’s Black Consciousness Day, a day that celebrates the Black community in Brazil. The incident has sparked outrage.

Protests have erupted on the streets of Brazil after a black man was killed by two white security guards Footage showed Joao Alberto Silveira Freitas, 40, being repeatedly punched in the face outside a supermarket in Porto Alegre

Protests are underway in Brazil after video surfaced of two security guards, including an off-duty police officer, beating a Black man to death. More than 75 percent of the 5,800 people killed by Brazilian police last year were Black.

More than 600 people were killed by police in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state in the first months of this year, and most were black or biracial. Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Rio have organized the largest anti-police brutality demonstrations in years.

Brazil's black trans musicians: 'When we join forces, we're dangerous!'

Neymar Jr arrives at Brazil training in his personalised black Mercedes helicopter worth an estimated £10 million. How was your commute?

In 1984, after John Barnes scored *that* goal against Brazil, some England ‘fans’ argued that it didn’t count because the scorer was black. Whenever you feel that Brexit is revitalising such toxic attitudes, just look at our magnificent England team in 2018 and smile.

Alright! Bringing the "Black Star Tour" to Brazil. 2 back to back shows tomorrow and Thursday in Sao Paulo !! finally. On my way ;)

A black woman from the favelas just won Brazil's first gold medal.

NYC's Empire State Building in gold, red and black to honor Germany's #WorldCup  win over Brazil - @ABCNewsLive 

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