Tag: escola de samba

    Opposition Candidate Blasts Venezuela’s Chavez for Sponsoring Brazilian Carnaval

    Rio’s samba parade, the highlight of the pre-Lenten Carnaval, is a hard-fought competition among ...

    Brazil: Venezuela’s Oil Financed Rio’s Carnaval Champ

    The Vila Isabel samba group, backed by Venezuelan oil money, was declared Carnaval champion ...