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Brazilian police tells tourists
that if attacked “don´t fight,
scream or argue”

MercoPress [Montevideo, Uruguay], by Staff

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Posted By:PageTurner, 5/17/2014 5:18:06 AM

If attacked in Brazil: “Don´t fight, scream or argue”. That´s the advice being offered to tourists by São Paulo Civil Police ahead of this year´s World Cup games which authorities have revealed will be enforced by armored, “RoboCop”-styled riot police. The alarming safety precautions come as 3.6 million tourists are expected to flood the country, which has been labeled “critical” for crime by the US Department of State for the last 25 years. The advice to tourists on if attacked, first reported by Sao Paulo news site Estadao may sound contradictory of how a victim may react elsewhere, but in

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A field day for Brazil´s criminals. And for Brazil´s tourists, that ought to pack ´em in. Who wouldn´t want to go to Brazil after a statement like that? /s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: uno, 5/17/2014 6:28:22 AM     (No. 9851994)

The real message to Western, Politically Correct, class guilt-ridden, wussified numbnuts
I am a victim. I have no dignity. I am proud to be a Victim because a Victim can eat anything on the face of the Earth as long as he has two pieces ...oops, one piece... of bread! Be a Victim! Eat dirt!

Yes, don´t fight back. Show submission especially to those disingenuous, thieving Marxists!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: provide, 5/17/2014 6:46:09 AM     (No. 9852010)

If attacked by police out of uniform...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Time4AR2, 5/17/2014 7:36:16 AM     (No. 9852050)

The Simpsons, is there anything they don´t know?

´´At issue is a March 31[2002] episode of the Fox TV show in which the Simpsons visit this sultry metropolis and encounter an orgy of
Brazilian stereotypes. Homer gets kidnapped by a taxi driver while Lisa goes searching for a poor child she sponsored at "the
Orphanage of the Filthy Angels." Family members get mauled by monkeys on Copacabana Beach. Bart gets hooked on a racy
children´s show called "Teleboobies." The Simpsons also learn a new Brazilian dance, a successor to the steamy lambada -- the
penetrada....

´´Yet the most self-critical Cariocas admit that the strong reaction came, in part, because the show hit awfully close to home.
Crime, unabashed sexuality and severe poverty are indeed part of the fabric of life in Rio, and actually in most of Brazil.´´*

* The Washington Post
Tuesday, April 16, 2002; Page C01

Link:
http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/brazil/simpsons.htm


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Reply 4 - Posted by: jhpeters2, 5/17/2014 8:16:09 AM     (No. 9852096)

FTA: “Don´t fight, scream or argue” when being robbed. Sounds uncannily like Chicago. Was this simply cut and paste work from the Chicago Sun-Times?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: strike3, 5/17/2014 9:48:27 AM     (No. 9852180)

If Brazil is like most of the other countries in Central and South America and Africa, a good percentage of the police forces are on the side of the criminals. No wonder they want to make robbery easier.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 5/17/2014 10:49:31 PM     (No. 9852852)

Brazil: not ready for prime time on the world stage.

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