Tag: education

Students protest in Brazilian capital Brasília - Wilson Dias/ABr

No Food, No Water, No Sleep: Is Brazil Torturing Student Protesters?

Brazil’s public relations disaster has gone from bad to worse. In September, congress impeached ...

Older people will suffer with the new budget amendment - Marcos Santos/USP Imagens

The Temer Administration Wants to Put Brazil in a Straitjacket for 20 Years

Brazilian President Michel Temer has been trying to take drastic steps to address the ...

Brazilians protesting the World Cup

The World Cup Games Won’t Stop the Street Protests in Brazil

Brazil went through a roller coaster in June of 2013. Thousands of people overflowed ...

Martin Luther King, Jr

In Brazil, We Also Have a Dream

Almost all political speeches are irrelevant and soon forgotten. But, a couple weeks ago, ...

Oil for education

Brazil President Wants Oil Riches to Fund Education. Congress Says No

Dilma Rousseff, the president of Brazil, said she has sent to Congress another proposal ...

Brazilian street kid

How to Explain Brazil’s Hundreds of Thousands of Kids Living in the Streets?

Historians will find it difficult to explain Brazilian society’s great disdain for its children. ...

Brazil school

With the Schools It Has, Brazil Has no Future

The future has the face of its school of the present; Brazil, therefore, has ...

College students in Brazil

The Story of Higher Education in Brazil: Too Many Openings, Too Few Good Schools

Instead of the consumption of classes, education is a process of knowledge accumulation. But ...