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CULTURE

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Brasil’s most iconic songwriter Antônio Carlos Jobim died this week 20 years ago. Lost Sambista Richard Klein picks his favourite moments from the web. …

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Acclaimed music theorist and renowned author, Simon Reynolds pointed out in his article on the subject in The Village Voice, that the constant mining …

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Nick Cave was not quite at the level of acclaim he enjoys today when he visited Brasil with his band, The Bad Seeds in 1989, …

SOCIAL MOVEMENTS

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The centre of São Paulo is mainly comprised of commercial, office and abandoned buildings. Most of those who work there cannot afford the rent …

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In a letter written to an international crowd of union and social movement activists and political leaders gathered in a São Bernardo do Campo …

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The increases in gasoline, cooking gas and diesel prices can not be treated merely as a tax issue. They are the result of a …

POLITICS

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The US will become as unequal as Brasil. And that bothers both societies. As we watched President Obama’s second inauguration 2013 it was hard …

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On Friday, June 10th, hundreds of thousands of Brazilians came to the streets in dozens of cities in 17 states across the country to …

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Ex-President Lula has more voter intention than the sum of his 13 closest rivals in the new poll. Even if there were a second …