Ian Cheibub

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Keep Calm, Shoot First - A Bolsonarist Gun Club for Spiegel
Location: Rio de Janeiro
Nationality: Brazilian
Biography: Ian Cheibub (b.1999) is a visual storyteller based in Rio de Janeiro studying media at Universidade Federal Fluminense. In his work, Ian tries to understand what are the mechanisms that the people from the Global South develop to survive and how... MORE
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Keep Calm, Shoot First - A Bolsonarist Gun Club for Spiegel
Copyright Ian Cheibub 2022
Updated Nov 2022
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Summary
On assignment for Der Spiegel - For the last 4 months I've been going to a shooting club in Rio de Janeiro to understand the consequences of gun policies during Bolsonaro's government.
Brazilians no longer have to provide extensive justification for why they need a weapon. Because of the legal changes, the number of registered firearms has increased almost 500 percent since January 2018.

This is a picture of a Brazil that has been growing in the shadows and now is in power - maybe not for so long.
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