Brazil's Quilombola Hit by Major Land Tax
Publisher: New Internationalist
Date Written: 01/06/2012
Year Published: 2012
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16235
For decades, marginalized ethnic communities in Brazil have fought for--and won--land rights. But this victory is turning into something of a poisoned chalice for some remote Quilombola communities, who are now facing a giant tax bill.