Book Publisher Says Rio Mayor and São Paulo Governor “Put Brazil in Medieval Times”

Luiz Schwarcz, CEO and founder of Companhia das Letras criticized Rio Mayor Marcelo Crivella and São Paulo Governor João Doria for censorship and for ordering the apprehension and withdrawal from circulation of books containing information on sexual diversity.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Luiz Schwarcz, CEO and founder of the São Paulo-based Brazilian publisher Companhia das Letras, criticized the attitude of the mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Marcelo Crivella, of having publications with allegedly "pornographic" content Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?