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Violence in Brazil

Three Worlds One Vision

Manifestation against Violence in Fortaleza - Ceara - BrazilManifestation against Violence in Fortaleza – Ceará – Brazil
“Enough! We want to Live Fortaleza!”
Photo Credit: Tribuna do Ceará

In Mexico’s NGO Citizen Council for Public Security & Criminal Justice yearly list of the fifty most violent cities around the world, sixteen Brazilian cities feature among the Top 50 for 2013. Six of them, located in Northeast Brazil, rank among the top fifteen.

Fortaleza, capital of Ceará, ranked seventh worldwide – the city placed thirteenth in 2012 – and second in Brazil, after Maceió (Alagoas). With the expansion of drug trafficking, Fortaleza has become increasingly more violent over the years since I lived there. Nowadays, my best friend in Fortaleza suffers from panic attacks whenever she has to walk the streets. Another friend reports that home invaders have become more brazen.

Data released for Fortaleza by the Secretariat of Public Security & Social Defense of Ceará (SSPDS-CE) reveal…

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GTLIME – Annual Reunion Weekend – Brooklyn, NY – June 20-22, 2014

GUY-LU-JAM in St Lucia – Saturday 12th April, 2014

GUY-LU-JAM in St Lucia

Date: Saturday 12th April, 2014

Starting time: 5pm

Sham’s Place is Bois D’Orange, Gros Islet, St Lucia.

GUYANA vs JAMAICA

Guyana/St Lucia Association versus Jamaica/St Lucia Association

 featuring:

Indoor games competition such as dominoes, draft and rap, followed by dancing competition

Free but only for Financial members

Contact persons:- 

GUYANA/ST LUCIA ASSOCIATION 

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