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An effort to expose state-sanctioned torture offers tools for stemming further impunity.
Rio's slums have returned to neglect, but there is still an opportunity for revival.
A review of "The Killing Consensus" by Graham Denyer Willis

Brazilian federal police announced yesterday that, beginning next month, they intend to use unmanned spy planes for surveillance purposes in the slums of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.



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