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Brazil anti-racism demonstrations : protests erupt after a black man was killed by security guards

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Claudia Alves, co-founder of Fluxa Filmes and a writer, talks about the reality of anti-black racism in Brazil. Violent protests erupted this week, following the death of João Alberto Silvieria, a black man killed by security guards in a Carrefour Market.

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