São Paulo in All its Glory

  • Josh Rowe | August 25th, 2011
    A little over a week ago in São Paulo I witnessed my first spontaneous police frisking on the street. It went a little something like this: I was walking in one of São Paulo's nicer neighborhoods, returning from a NGO visit with two of my friends....
  • Josh Rowe | August 17th, 2011
    For the past two months I have been interning with Conectas Direitos Humanos, a human rights NGO based in São Paulo. They do a lot of exciting activism, lobbying, and other things you would expect of a top-notch human rights NGO in the U.S. However...
  • Josh Rowe | August 11th, 2011
      So, I’m entering into the conversation a little bit late… We’re already into the last third of the summer and just under a month away from being back at class. But I’ve been meaning to post about this for a while.  There are huge...