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Police strikes end in Rio and Bahia

Labor relations evolve in Brazil Rio police voted yesterday to end their short-lived strike, and focus on freeing 27 members of the force arrested for striking. A day earlier their Bahian colleagues did the same. Though the approach of Carnival … Continue reading

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Police strike in Rio: do they dare?

UPDATE: Apparently a strike by Rio de Janeiro security forces is unlikely. On the one hand, concessions have been made; on the other, evidence of illegal and dangerous behavior by strike movement leaders, was aired last night on the TV … Continue reading

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