Brazilians demand an end to racist, xenophobic violence

24-year-old Moïse Kabamgabe, a Congolese migrant, was found dead on January 24 after being beaten to death in Rio de Janeiro.

February 08, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

Thousands of protesters hit the streets of several Brazilian cities on February 5 to demand justice for Moïse Kabamgabe, a migrant worker living in Rio de Janeiro who was murdered on January 24. Participants who took place in protests in nine states denounced precarious work, racism, and xenophobia against immigrants.