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Below is some of the graffiti found around Brazil by artists such as Paulo Ito. With just two weeks before one of this year’s biggest sports events the pressure is on from the people who are not afraid to voice their discontent. Each of these graffiti artworks is compelling, and with thousands of people from around the world coming to the FIFA World Cup, their point of view on the event will not go unnoticed.

From street art of a starving young boy being served a football to eat to graffiti depicting selling of the soul of a native Brazilian, these are some powerful images by some very talented artists.

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Graffiti at a Sao Paulo school by renowned street artist Paulo Ito
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Which of these images do you find the most powerful? Feel free to comment below.