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Brazil: Student Assaulted While Protesting in Brasília

Categories: Latin America, Brazil, Citizen Media, Digital Activism, Environment, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Law, Politics, Protest

Rosangela Basso, from the blog Maria da Penha Neles, posted [1] a series of pictures and a video of a sociology student from the University of Brasília (UnB) being assaulted by security guards at the Federal Senate while protesting against the new Forestry Code [2].