We’re Not Shiite, Says Brazil in Refusing US Money

    Brazilian officials last week said that the country has refused US$ 40 million in U.S. AIDS grants because of a Bush administration requirement that HIV/AIDS organizations seeking funding to provide services in other countries must pledge to oppose commercial sex work, as reported yesterday by the “Wall Street Journal.”

    Tags:

    • Show Comments (1)

    • Guest

      spite
      ‘Cut off one’s nose to spite one’s face’ sums up this article.

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    comment *

    • name *

    • email *

    • website *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Ads

    You May Also Like

    Rio Tinto Corumbá operation in Brazil

    World Slowdown Puts a Freeze on Rio Tinto’s Iron Ore Expansion in Brazil

    The collapse of commodity prices and demand has led giant Australian-UK minerals corporation Rio ...

    Brazilian senate

    Brazil Corruption: 30% of Senators Have Problems with Justice

    According to a report just published by daily newspaper Folha de S. Paulo, a ...

    Volkswagen Truck and Bus

    MAN AG Buys Brazilian Volkswagen Truck and Bus for US$ 1.6 Billion

    MAN AG, a German-based company, announced this Monday, December 15, the purchase of Volkswagen ...

    Brazil: What Lula Needs Now Is Guts

    Brazil has the resources, it knows how to proceed, and has leadership that is ...

    Super Tucano made in Brazil

    US to Buy Brazilian Military Planes to Use in Iraq

    Embraer, a Brazilian airplane maker, is participating in preliminary negotiations to sell the US ...

    Brazilians buying clothes

    All Sectors Up: For Brazil Minister, Crisis Only in the Rearview Mirror

    The minister of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade of Brazil, Miguel Jorge, said today ...

    Brewing Scandal with Finance Minister Makes Brazil See Red

    Latin American stocks slumped, with Brazilian shares declining amid heightened concerns over an ongoing ...

    Brazil Puts Two Belgiums of Forests Under Protection.

    Just one week after the excellent news about the Great Bear Rainforest comes another ...

    Black in white hand

    To Be Black or Not Black? In Brazil…Who Cares!

    A couple of months ago, an older, well-educated female student in my intermediate conversation ...