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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... Ilha Grande Devil’s Cauldron Comando Vermelho Terceiro Comando prison conditions ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... interviews Comando Vermelho drug trafficking favela ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... border cocaine Comando Vermelho drug trafficking ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... drug trafficking cocaine Comando Vermelho corruption ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... Ilha Grande Comando Vermelho prison conditions prison escape ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... prison education prison escape Comando Vermelho prison conditions ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... Comando Vermelho prison conditions organized crime corruption war on drugs ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... Comando Vermelho Amigos dos Amigos criminal factions prison conditions UPP ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... Comando Vermelho Amigos dos Amigos criminal factions prison conditions prison organization ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... faction known as the Comando Vermelho. The chapter also involves a discussion of the border region in general. border cocaine Comando Vermelho drug trafficking ...
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
..., and the relationship between the leadership and the prison administration. The chapter also discusses the history of penal institutions on the island. Ilha Grande Devil’s Cauldron Comando Vermelho Terceiro Comando prison conditions ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... with the Comando Vermelho, conflicts that result in the faction becoming divided. Comando Vermelho Amigos dos Amigos criminal factions prison conditions prison organization ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
..., in this case the Comando Vermelho, respond to the situation. The chapter also discusses the nature of the Brazilian prison system in general, and the recent increase in the size of the prisoner population due to the country’s “war on drugs.” Comando Vermelho prison conditions organized crime...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... This chapter relates Bruno’s experiences in a maximum-security prison on the mainland to which he is transferred. It describes the process by which he is sent to a cellblock that is reserved for the Comando Vermelho’s leaders, and how he becomes their accomplice and their friend. It also...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... This chapter describes how, faced with death, Bruno asks to be transferred to another prison where he is among friends. It then describes how he chooses to confront the leadership of the Comando Vermelho to clear his name before he is released. The chapter also discusses the impact...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... The introduction reveals how the author and Bruno got to know one another, how the interviews were conducted, and how the manuscript was produced. interviews Comando Vermelho drug trafficking favela ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... prisons on the mainland. Ilha Grande Comando Vermelho prison conditions prison escape ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... examines the historical origins of and prohibitions against cocaine. drug trafficking cocaine Comando Vermelho corruption ...