• Categories
  • Archives

Lula Calls Nonsense Christ’s Saying that Poor Need Wait for Heaven After Death

Brazil’s ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva called  ‘nonsense’ the biblical statement that the ...

Brazil’s Bolsa Família in Northeast Can’t Take People out of Misery

A new study just out by Brazil’s Ministry of Social Development (MDS) has found ...

Lula Boasts of Skipping New York and Rome to Visit 25 African Countries

Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva defended his “diversification” diplomacy and said that ...

Lula Calls Obama and Hu Jintao on Global Warming. He Won’t Take No for Answer

Talking in Rome during a food security conference, Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da ...

Over Half of Brazilians Get Middle-Class Status. In the US They Would Be Dirt Poor

The middle class in Brazil reached 51.89% of the country's population in April 2008. ...

Less than 1% of Brazilians Own 54% of Brazil’s Assets

An estimated 130.000 Brazilians, or about 0.75% of the country's population, have financial assets ...

Amnesty Pans Brazil’s Politics of Fear Against Poor

Amnesty International criticized recently what it calls "political game-playing" in the debate over public ...