A glimpse at Brazil’s intellectual convict

In 2006, a prison gang managed to shut down one of the largest cities in the world. The culprit takes the name of the PCC (Primeiro Comando da Capital), a criminal organization fed by Sao Paulo’s- or really Brazil’s- overpopulated penitentiary system. Provoked, the state has come face-to-face with a nascent threat, the intellectual convict. Sitting … More A glimpse at Brazil’s intellectual convict