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    Police in Vitória, in the state of Espírito Santo repress protests during June 30 general strike - Fernando Madeira/A Gazeta

    Brazil’s General Strike Didn’t Stop the Country and Brought Little Damage

    Brazil went through Friday’s general strike, the second of its kind called for by ...

    Protest against president Michel Temer - Lula Marques/AGPT

    Unions Try to Stop Brazil with Protests Against Temer and Reforms

    A general strike is sweeping Brazil this Friday for the second time this year. ...

    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 ...

    Brazilian troops in Haiti - Photo: Marcio Schiavon

    13 Years Later, After Contributing 37,000 Troops, Brazil Is Ready to Leave Haiti

    After 13 years of operations and numerous announcements about the closure date, the Brazilian ...