Category Archives: Brazil

Uber’s CEO Makes a Plea in Brazil Against Tough Regulation — Fortune

A similar conciliatory tone to his recent London trip. via Uber’s CEO Makes a Plea in Brazil Against Tough Regulation — Fortune Advertisements

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Why race in Brazil is a confusing, loaded topic. —

Race is a complex topic even between one family. Watch this Brazilian family as they try to navigate through their differences. Sourced from YouTube via Why race in Brazil is a confusing, loaded topic. —

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Accused of corruption, popularity near zero – why is Temer still Brazil’s president? | World news | The Guardian

Michel Temer may escape impeachment, but the ongoing political crisis undermines democracy and opens the door to authoritarian hardliners Source: Accused of corruption, popularity near zero – why is Temer still Brazil’s president? | World news | The Guardian

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Look At This: Rain Forest Was Here – NPR

NPR spent 2 weeks in the Amazon to find out. Take 10 mins to look at our photos and learn about why it’s so hard for us to stop deforestation — and what could happen if we don’t. Source: Look … Continue reading

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Brazil in Black & White – NPR

https://www.npr.org/player/embed/542840797/543264640

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Tudo Que Aprendemos Juntos (The Violin Teacher) – ** — Outlet for movie frustration and adoration

It all looks a bit surreal at the end, when a group of underprivileged kids from a favela in Sao Paulo perform a classic musical piece perfectly. Especially since months before the concert, none of them could even read scores … Continue reading

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Brazil scraps bid to mine Amazon natural reserve

  The Brazilian government backed off a controversial proposal to authorize private companies to mine a sprawling Amazon reserve Monday after blistering domestic and international criticism. Source: Brazil scraps bid to mine Amazon natural reserve

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Gold miners reportedly massacre 10 members of ‘uncontacted’ Amazon tribe — National Post

‘They even bragged about cutting up the bodies and throwing them in the river’ via Gold miners reportedly massacre 10 members of ‘uncontacted’ Amazon tribe — National Post

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Brazil court blocks Amazon mining decree – BBC News

The order prevents the government from exploiting a protected area bigger than Denmark. Source: Brazil court blocks Amazon mining decree – BBC News

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