Ad-hoc interview with a member of BOPE – background reading particularly the report entitled “They Come in Shooting” by Amnesty International recommended. Their working schedule changes daily spending a straight 36 hours in the field. “I carry three or four spare mobile phone batteries”.
The BOPE headquarters have a stunning view – not surprising since it’s housed in a would-be casino – construction was halted when gambling was outlawed in Brazil and it’s stood empty for years. Given the juxtaposition of the building’s history, the activities and reputation of its current tenants and its geographic location – expect to see a write-up in a mainstream male orientated glossy one of these days.
What, if anything does this have to do with the future perfect? The function and meaning of logos? For whom? The extent to which the logo ‘degrades’ with everyday wear and tear – in this instance bullet impacts hitting the caveir√µes armoured car. The extent to which its meaning changes with wear and tear.