Fighting the Good Fight

After losing several family members to gun violence in the favela complex of Alemão, Rio de Janeiro, Alan Duarte decided to fight back, but with positive-focused energy.  He established boxing academy Abraço Campeão (Embracing Champions) to show youth the brighter side to their potential.  Read on for more of Duarte’s amazing story and the documentary based on his journey.

GLOVES NOT GUNS: FIGHTING THE GOOD FIGHT

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