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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 …

Brazil in 2012, a retrospective

December 31, 2012 2 Comments

A quick five topic retrospective of a year that was dominated by a political scandal, minuscule economy growth, a virginity …

Damned Ponys and the environmental officer that couldn’t care less: two talk-of-the-week videos

August 5, 2011

You cannot miss these two videos. The first is the stickiest commercial aired in a long time on Brazilian TV. …

Brazilian economy on 60 minutes

August 2, 2011 One Comment

Reputed American TV news magazine 60 minutes aired on Sunday a documentary about Brazil’s economical growth – in fact, a …

A bunch of new states

June 29, 2011 3 Comments

The upper half of Brazil may get 11 new states, which are under discussion by  the Congress. The state of …

Big Brother and same sex union reveal a tolerant Brazil

May 9, 2011 2 Comments

Jean Wyllys, a journalist born in a poor family in the countryside of Bahia, is one of the main leaders …