Category Archives: General

Brazilian Attitudes About World Cup 2018, Summarized in Three Cartoons

Originally posted on Best of Brazil Blog:
Like their meme-generating countrymen, Brazil’s political cartoonists have not been silent with regard to the 2018 World Cup, especially as it relates to Brazil and Brazilians. Here are three political cartoons pretty much…

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Sonic Gems: Tom Ze – Defeito de Fabricacao

Originally posted on ALOHA PROMISES FOREVER:
Born on October 11, 1936, Brazilian songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and composer Tom Ze formerly known as Antonio Jose Santana Martins was influential in the Tropicalia movement of 1960s Brazil.  After a military crack down on…

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Originally posted on sanpiano:
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Dilma declared innocent:

Originally posted on The Net Projection:
DCM Purchase of Pasadena refinery: declared innocent in TCU investigation. Obstruction of Lava Jato: declared innocent in PF investigation. Money abroad: declared innocent in MPF investigation. Fiscal manoeuvres: declared innocent in MPF investigation. Abuse…

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Theatre review: “Happy Days” by Samuel Beckett

Originally posted on Julia's books:
I consider fortunate to live in Manchester with its wonderful theatres. I grew up in and spent many years working in central London where you are spoilt for choice for theatre and the Arts,…

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Judge’s ruling confirms the Guarujá triplex belongs to OAS, not Lula

Originally posted on The Net Projection:
Judge rules on the seizure of the company’s assets, amongst them the famous apartment attributed to Lula in operation Lava Jato – translation of article found at Brasil de Fato Revista Fórum* Courtesy/lula.com.br Judge…

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Margaret Mee and the Moonflower

Originally posted on TheKittyCats:
https://youtu.be/2x8MtfdPEpE Brazilian documentary film directed by Malu De Martino, about the work and legacy of British botanical artist who moved to Brazil in the 1950s, produced over 400 illustrations about Brazilian flora and, used her art…

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Helsinki Samba Carnaval

Originally posted on Learning to See in Helsinki:
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City of Oranges

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Originally posted on Madison Allen:
I was captivated instantly by the city known for its oranges, paella, and fireworks. When I think of Valencia, I think of summer: the warmth of the sun and the orange glow of the city.…

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Hotel Das Cataratas, Brazil

Originally posted on Danee Cook:
Hotel Das Cataratas, Brazil

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