Federal Inspector Files a Disciplinary Claim Against Lava Jato Prosecutors

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The National Inspector for the Federal Prosecutor's Office (CNMP), Orlando Rochadel Moreira, filed a disciplinary claim against the prosecutors of Lava Jato Deltan Dallagnol and Roberson Pozzobom on Tuesday, July 16th, as a result of alleged messages exchanged between the two and disclosed by...

Government Releases ‘Future-se’, Aimed to Increase Private Funding in Federal Universities

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ministry of Education (MEC) officially launched, on Wednesday, July 17th, a program to restructure the funding of public...

Rio’s Parque das Ruínas Offers a Free Cultural Program this Weekend

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Saturday, July 20th, the musician João Azevedo blends dancing rhythms. Raised in the Baixada Fluminense he is celebrating...

Federal Prosecutor’s Office Says that Leaked Dialogues are Illegal and Should...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In an opinion on former president Luiz Incio Lula da Silva's appeal to the Superior Federal Court (STJ) to...

Brazil is Entering Into a “Subtle Dictatorship” With Bolsonaro, Says Prizewinning...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - From the viewpoint of prizewinning Spanish sociologist Manuel Castells, Brazil is entering into a "subtle dictatorship" through the government...

Brazilians Account for 85 Percent of Citizenship Applications by Blood Right...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilians account for 85 percent of the citizenship acknowledgment procedures for blood rights (jus sanguinis) conducted in Italy.The data...

Brazilian is Honored by the U.S. Government for his Fight Against...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The "babalaô" (a priest of Candomblé, an African-origin religion) and doctoral student in history of the Federal University of...
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Number of Brazilian Micro and Small Companies in Default Breaks a new Historical Record

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Default by micro and small businesses broke a new record in May, reaching 5.434 million, according to data from...

Odebrecht Corruption: Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo Arrested in the US

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo was arrested in the United States on Tuesday morning, July 16th, according to Peru's...

Brazil Government to Launch “Cheap Energy Shock” in Two Weeks

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On July 8th, Petrobras signed an agreement with the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (Cade) to entirely abandon the natural...

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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...
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