Following a Prison Riot Threatened Their Partners’ Lives, These Two Brazilian Women Relied for each Other for help

Following a Prison Riot Threatened Their Partners’ Lives, These Two Brazilian Women Relied for each Other for help

A woman that is pregnant whom failed to wish to be identified, waits for the gates to open to see her boyfriend outside Alcacuz Federal Penitentiary. Image by Lianne Milton. Brazil, 2018.

It absolutely was afternoon that is late and visiting hours at Alcacuz Federal Penitentiary had simply visited a finish. Cecilia* is at house whenever her phone began nonstop that is buzzing. It absolutely wasn’t her time to go to Junior*, her boyfriend of eight years. He had been time that is serving Alcacuz, the maximum-security jail in Brazil’s Rio Grande do Norte state. Continue reading “Following a Prison Riot Threatened Their Partners’ Lives, These Two Brazilian Women Relied for each Other for help”