Monthly Archives: August 2011

The MST movement during a rally in 2007 remains active, Brazil News

Amazon MST Leader Killed in Pará, Brazil

By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A leading figure in Brazil’s Landless Workers Movement (the MST, or Movimento...
Santa Teresa's bonde (streetcar) accident left five people dead in Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Investigating the Bonde Accident in Rio

By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Officers are investigating the cause of Saturday’s bonde (streetcar) derailment in Rio’s...
Gringo Café owner Sam Flowers tending bar at a past event, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, News

Gringo Group Therapy and MeetUp Happy Hour

By Brennan Stark, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Gringo Café in Ipanema will host its monthly Gringo Group Therapy event this Friday,...

Classico Derby Marks Halfway in Brasileirão

By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The nineteenth round of the 2011 Campeonato Brasileirão marking the national league's halfway point,...

We Want Miles, Miles Davis at the CCBB

By Saira Ansari, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANERIO, BRAZIL – The people of Rio are in for a major musical treat throughout the month of...
Mohammed Hanzab, Helmut Spahn, Kathleen O’Toole, Mlungisi Ncame, and Chris Eaton, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, News

Mega-Event Security Conference Spotlights Rio

By Zoë Roller, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This year Rio de Janeiro hosted the International Chiefs of Police (IACP) South American Executive...

Rio Behind Schedule on Major Projects

By Patricia Maresch, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – As the host of the 2014 World Cup Finals and the 2016 Olympic Games,...
Sociedade Beneficente Muculmana, SBMRJ (Beneficent Muslim Society) at the Mesquita da Luz, which means the Mosque of Light, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, News

Rio Muslims Prepare for Eid at Tijuca Mosque

By Saira Ansari, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Situated in a little street in Tijuca is an under-construction building with a door made...

São Paulo’s World Cup Preparations Underway

By Anna Fitzpatrick, Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - While the world waits with baited breath for a footballing spectacle and brilliant Carnival-esque party, critics...
Silva has won a staggering fifteen successive fights inside the UFC cage; Saturday night was his ninth defense of his world title belt, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, News

Silva and Brazilians Shine at UFC in Rio

By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The HSBC Arena in Barra was filled to the rafters on Saturday night as...
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