Live streaming of wakes is now an option in Brazil's funeral homes

    A New Brazilian Pastime: Watching the Virtual Wake of Perfect Strangers

    Progress in communication technology has transformed our lives in the 21st century. It has ...

    60 percent of attackers are current or ex-partners of victims

    Every Minute 8 Women Are Victims of Violence in Brazil

    Details from DataFolha’s latest study, “Visible and Invisible: The Mistreatment of Women in Brazil,” ...

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    The Strange Story of the Disappearance of a Brazilian Obsessed with Aliens

    The unexplained disappearance of a Brazilian youngster has sparked a rush of conspiracy theories ...

    Brazilians Special Kind of Blindness: They Can’t See They Are Racist

    University of Arizona anthropologist Jennifer Roth-Gordon spent 10 days in Brazil leading up to ...

    Brazil Is Not Winning Its War Against Violence on Black Women

    Every year, Amnesty International releases a report on the state of human rights across ...

    Donald Trump: an Improbable Hit of Brazil’s Carnaval

    President Donald Trump has become one of the new stars of Brazil’s Carnaval, with ...

    Brazilians of All Creeds Go to Sea to Celebrate African Deity Iemanjá

    Dolls, roses, herbs-of-grace, white palm leaves, and a lot of fruit lent their colors ...