Alagados, Trenchtown, Favela da Maré…

This sunday, the Rio´s government sent more than 1.200 police officers and militares soldiers to occupy the Favela da Maré (Rio de Janeiro) in a strong aggressive action against the freedom and basic human rights.

Batuque Low-fi supports the popular resistance on the Favela da Maré. check this page to read (at portuguese) what is happening on on the Maré streets.

In some places of this world, keep your self alive is already a political act.
If you can do it and still dance, you are a hero.
Peace for maré and all the Rio de Janeiro´s Favelas.

atilaPhoto by: Atila Roque – Maré Vive