Under The Ink

Confronting Favela Violence Through Tattoos

In this episode of Under the Ink, VICE meets Tucka, a local tattoo artist in Rocinha, one of Rio de Janeiro's largest favelas. Favelas are slums or shanty towns within or around Brazil's cities. Despite being neglected by the government, favelas have maintained self-sustainability. However, this also breeds organized crime,...

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