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By Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro saw three of his main administration measures threatened on Wednesday, June 12th. In the Senate, the Constitution and Justice Committee (CCJ) approved bills to revoke the arms decree.Meanwhile, at...
By NewsfeedRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil’s supreme court (STF) officially made homophobia and transphobia crimes similar to racism on Thursday, June 13th, with all Justices casting their votes in a ruling that comes amid fears the country’s far-right...
By Newsfeed/AFP/TelesurRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - U.S. journalist Glenn Greenwald said on Thursday, June 13th, that he has received "grotesque" threats also targeting his husband and children after publishing leaked chats purportedly showing Brazil's Justice Minister Sérgio Moro, celebrated...
By Arkady PetrovRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The App age has greatly simplified the process of ordering professional services: this is the case with driver, cleaning, and even handyman services.Now, this concept has spread to wait staff: in Brazil,...
By Xiu YingRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro and Justice Minister Sérgio Moro will now use encrypted smartphones provided by Abin (Brazilian Intelligence Agency), says O Globo. Previously, the politicians rejected the use of the devices, which...
By Richard Mann, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A report released this Thursday, June 13th, by the Ministry of Women, Family and Human Rights (MMFDH) points out that Brazil is still displaying signs of religious intolerance in the...
By Xiu YingRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The president of state-owned savings bank Caixa Econômica Federal, Pedro Guimarães, announced on Wednesday, June 12th, the restitution of R$3 billion (US$750 million) to the government; Minister of Economy, Paulo Guedes, said...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing ReporterRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This Saturday, June 15th, one of Rio’s most anticipated festivals returns to Marina da Glória. After the popular and critical success of 2018’s festival, Queremos! Festival is back, bringing with...
By Richard MannRIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Jair Bolsonaro administration intends to reduce over 60 Environmental Conservation Units in the country: those having federal roads, railways, ports, and airports within their limits, according to the government.The reduction, according...
By Contributing ReporterSÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - Artist Aun Helden is known for her performances on the São Paulo underground scene and her subversive images on social media. Her art challenges binary patterns, heteronormativity, and reflects on new body shapes...

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