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Video for Change Newsletter May 2011
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VIDEO FOR CHANGE NEWSLETTER
Forced Evictions Taint Olympics Handover To Brazil
Demonstrations this week call attention to the human rights violations happening in Rio de Janeiro as a result of preparations for the 2016 Olympics.
Luis is a Resident of Morro da Providencia
He explains that his community will receive no benefit from the project that is destroying their homes.
Edilson is a Resident of Restinga
He explains how even physical resistance by his community could not stop the destruction of their homes.
Fran is a Favela do Metrô Resident
She explains how the government partially demolishes communities to intimidate residents.
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