Armed police onboard a boat searching for Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira in the Brazilian Amazon. Photograph: Tom Phillips/The Guardian
“We want to send everyone a message…our people live with nature, protecting nature and its own rights. This is a right we have, the right to our free determination, to the free expression of our art,” said the president of the Chilka Foundation, Ariel Traipi, the organization behind the event.
“Today we are here resisting in order to exist,”
– Ãngoho Pataxó, a relative and leader of the Pataxó Hã-Hã-Hãe people at Katurama village