Global Notes: Brazilian group fights violence with music in Rio’s favelas

November 24, 2010

Produced by Worldview

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Hundreds of thousands of Afro-Brazilians live in flavelas like this one on the edge of Salvador.

Radio M host Tony Sarabia joins Jerome and Damian Platt, co-author of the book "Culture is Our Weapon: Making Music and Changing Lives in Rio de Janeiro."