The Free Fare Movement (Movimento Passe Livre) sent a open letter [pt] to the President Dilma Rousseff on Monday, June 24, 2013. They wrote that free public transport is a social right and criticized the violence of the Brazilian police and State during recent demonstrations led by social movements as whole in the country. Paulo Padilha (@ZubiZubiYe) has translated the letter from Portuguese into English and made available on googledocs.
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