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The Big Media Abhors Criticism

In the '90s, "giftomania" led the biggest Brazilian newspapers to the pinnacles of circulation ...

No More Tapes, No More "Off"

Brazilian politicians have forever used and abused confidential information without the source being credited. ...

Brazil’s Theme Song

The seeds of bossa nova began with the music and movies of the United ...

The Pinga Triumvirate

I ask the reader to bear in mind that I am dealing with the ...

Carioca by Accident

Brazil’s most respected weekly magazine says that I’m a Carioca. Let me be honest: ...

The Foolishness of Being Pro-American

Any anti-American lie, in Brazil, even an absurd one, is immediately taken as pure ...

Shooting Is All I Know –

Social exclusion and injustice are fundamental questions that led me to make City of ...

Promises Not Kept

It didn’t take long. The PT is in crisis having failed in its role ...

The Last of the "Colonels"

Senator Antonio Carlos Magalhães and Senate president José Sarney represent a dying species. President ...

Five-Star Jail

Under Brazil’s quaint penal code, criminals and suspected criminals with a higher education qualification ...