São Paulo’s Pride Parade Celebrates Stonewall and Supreme Court Decision

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – With the theme "50 Years of Stonewall’" more than three million people packed São Paulo’s Avenida Paulista to celebrate diversity and demand respect for their sexual orientation. The 23rd edition of the LGBTI+ Pride Parade, dubbed the biggest Pride Parade...

Brazil’s Recession Has Decreased Workers’ Real Income By 16 Percent In...

By Iolanda FonsecaRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In addition to having killed off jobs, which led to an increase in the number of informal...

Politicians Aim to Weaken Brazil’s Proposed Anti-Crime Legislation

Column By C.H. GardinerRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A package of anti-crime laws proposed by the Jair Bolsonaro administration is facing significant changes by...

Brazil Ranks 26th in Civic Honesty Survey, Behind Argentina and Chile

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Civic honesty is essential to social capital and economic development but is often in conflict with material...

Son of Famous Brazilian TV Presenter Suffers Accident

By Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One of the sons of TV host Luciano Huck and Angélica suffered an accident while practicing wakeboard...

Journalists Who Leak Do Not Commit Crime, Prosecutor Dallagnol Once Said

By Richard MannRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Intercept site released on Saturday, June 22nd, by newsletter, new excerpts of messages exchanged by the...

Chamber of Deputies Spent R$1.25 Billion On Retirement in Last Nine...

By Iolanda FonsecaRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -  Deputies are entitled to an average retirement pension of R$14,680.86 (US$3,670) while the average employee pension is...
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Brazil,Japan's SoftBank said to be investing heavily in Brazilian startups, including unicorns.

Brazil’s Startups Catch The Attention of Foreign Investors Like SoftBank

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – At the beginning of 2018, Brazil announced its very first "unicorn" company, transportation-based app 99....
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Netflix in Brazil Could Threaten the Reign of Globo, Says Study

By Richard MannRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Research commissioned by Ricardo Feltrin's column, in UOL, carried out casually by two experts unveiled the numbers...

Passenger Train Between Santos and São Paulo Has First Trial Run

By Xiu YingSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - A metropolitan train to carry passengers between Santos and São Paulo was tested for the first time this...

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Brazilian Soccer Player Thalles Dies in an Accident in Rio de Janeiro

By Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The striker Thalles Lima da Conceição Penha, 24 years, died on Saturday morning, June 22nd, after an...

Lava Jato Leaks: Is Brazilian Folha de S.Paulo Newspaper Joining The Intercept’s Fight?

By Arkady PetrovSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - In secret, the Frias family who owns the well established Folha de S.Paulo newspaper in São Paulo, appointed...

Brazil Ranks 26th in Civic Honesty Survey, Behind Argentina and Chile

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Civic honesty is essential to social capital and economic development but is often in conflict with material...

São Paulo’s Pride Parade Celebrates Stonewall and Supreme Court Decision

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – With the theme "50 Years of Stonewall’" more than three million people packed São Paulo’s...

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Nightlife Guide

São Paulo Nightlife Guide for Tuesday, June 25, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Tuesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Tuesday, June 25, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Tuesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

Rio Nightlife Guide for Monday, June 24, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Monday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

São Paulo Nightlife Guide for Monday, June 24, 2019

We have the top three picks for this Monday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good...

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Environmentalists and Farmers in Brazil’s Pantanal Team up to Protect Jaguars

By Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Environmentalists and farmers in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul are teaming up to protect...

Tour Historical Houses and Buildings of Laranjeiras, Glória and Ipanema this Weekend

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This weekend, Rio Casas & Prédios Antigos will be organizing three walking tours around "Zona...

Visa Waiver for Citizens of USA, Canada, Australia, and Japan Effective Since Yesterday

By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The decree signed by President Jair Bolsonaro exempting tourists from four countries (United States, Canada, Australia, and...

Historic Farms in State of Rio Resume Coffee Production and Tourism Increases

By Richard MannRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A project in southern Rio de Janeiro State is encouraging historic farms to resume coffee production. The...

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Op-Ed

Lava-Jato: Chronicle of a Death Foretold

Column, by Michael RoysterRIBEIRÃO PRETO, BRAZIL – Twice last year there were times when the imminent passing of Lava-Jato into history, accompanied by cheering...

Letter: A Constitutional Monarchy is the Best Form of Government

Letter to the Editor by Joshua TelserCHICAGO, ILLINOIS - I am a "Brazilophile" and when not there, which is most of the time, I...

“Yo, el Supremo”; or “The Toffoli Factor”: a Cautionary Tale From Brazil

Opinion, by Michael RoysterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – In 1974, Paraguayan author Augusto Roa Bastos published a novel, whose title in English was “I, the...

Rio – The Beautiful Bagunça

Column By Patrick FitzgeraldRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The other morning I went to play a little "altinha" (keepy uppy) down in the football...

Opinion: Brazil’s Continuing Institutional Problem

Opinion, by Michael RoysterRIBEIRÃO PRETO, BRAZIL – Three years ago, the Curmudgeon published a comment describing Brazil's biggest problem: the 1988 Constitution created an...
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