r / worldnews – Protests erupt in Brazil after supermarket security guards beat black man to death
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The death of a black man beaten by white security guards in a supermarket sparked protests across Brazil on Friday as the country celebrated Black Consciousness Day.
A friend of the victim who witnessed the beating told G1 News that as security guards beat him, Silveira Freitas “cried out he couldn’t breathe”, a scene reminiscent of George Floyd’s death , a black man who was suffocating below the knee. from a white American police force in Minneapolis last May. This murder sparked massive protests across the United States.
American citizens: Protests against the Carrefour chain of stores were reported across Brazil after a man was killed by security guards at a Carrefour in Porto Alegre.