The Public Defender’s Office of the State of Paraná (DPE-PR) this Tuesday (20 ) introduced that he opened the investigation process of the circumstances of the parade.
According to the company, the Center for Civil and Human Rights (NUCIDH) and the Center for Children and Adolescents (NUDIJ) have opened a preparatory process for public civil motion towards the authorities chargeable for the motion, if needed. The facilities are demanding an evidence from the municipality in regards to the episode recorded this Sunday (18).
In a word revealed on the official web site of the Office of Public Defenders, the coordinators of the aforementioned facilities, public defenders Antonio Vitor Barbosa de Almeida and Fernando Redede Rodríguez, assessed the act as extraordinarily severe. “NUCIDH is anxious and appalled at using black kids in chains to discuss with the historic details of slavery within the midst of the civil march for Brazilian independence. The civic parade celebrating Brazil’s independence shouldn’t reinforce stereotypes, however promote citizenship and equality,” stated Almeida.
Children will not be allowed to take part in actions at Rede. “The stigma that this may trigger within the lives of youngsters, of their personalities, of their historical past, may be very severe. We are in a world of overexposure and this may trigger ache and hurt to those kids sooner or later. This is a really irresponsible act.”
The Ministry of Public Affairs of Paraná (MPPR) has already introduced itself and opened a process to confirm the scenario. “The Ministry of State of Paraná, via the Prosecutor’s Office of Pirai do Sul, informs the press that it has been knowledgeable of the details and that it has began the process of investigation of the incident this Monday, September 19, it asks for an evidence. Municipality. “Since it issues kids, the process is confidential,” he stated.
In an announcement, the town corridor of Pirai do Sul stated the aim of the march was to “save values similar to citizenship and develop a way of belonging to all the inhabitants of Pirai.”
“The municipality understands that this motion was by no means characterised as against the law towards black folks and was not supposed to disrespect human dignity. “Any point out of racism or some other beliefs, bearing in mind the context, each throughout the march and within the day-to-day actions of the varsity, won’t be accepted,” the assertion stated.