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6 extraordinary Brazilian protesters’ victories

July 3, 2013 One Comment

The massive street protests that mobilized a few million Brazilians are effectively changing the country’s political landscape. In the last …

Good news: hunger dramatically reduced in Brazil

October 11, 2011 4 Comments

The anti-poverty agency ActionAid released yesterday a report that alerts to the growing risks for the world food security, due …

Brazilian diet: what is the country eating?

August 5, 2011 4 Comments

Too much sugar, too much salt, lots of food with low nutritious value and three daily cups of coffee. That …

Tools to compare São Paulo to foreign metropolis

May 20, 2011 One Comment

São Paulo has one of the best carbon footprints and great weather – but also the highest criminality and the …

Elizabeth Bishop in Brazil

February 15, 2011 2 Comments

Elizabeth Bishop, the American poet that would be a 100 this week, arrived in Rio when she was 40. And …

Brazilians only adopt healthy, white babies

February 10, 2011 3 Comments

Brazilian adopting parents impose many more restrictions than foreigners, according to an article published this week by Agência Estado.
Quoting data …