Rocinha favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    In 6 Years, 3 Million Brazilians Left Poverty Behind

    In Brazil, three million people crossed the poverty threshold over the last six years ...

    Brazilian jeweler H. Stern

    Luxury Has Become a US$ 5 Billion Industry in Brazil

    Brazilian companies prevail in the country's luxury products market. A survey conducted by consultancy ...

    A hospital line in Brazil

    Brazil, I’m Tired of Your Rich’s Insensibility and Your Poor’s Passivity

    “I’m also tired of people who only want to take advantage, of the traffickers’ ...

    Brazilian high school classroom

    Will Brazil Give Its Grandchildren the Chance for All It Denied Its Children?

    Last month the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB) marked its 85th birthday. The Republic ...

    Brazil’s Rich-Poor Gap Shrinks and So Does Everyone’s Income

    The latest numbers from the IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics) show that ...

    Blumenau, Santa Catarina state, Brazil

    Brazil Celebrates Slow Progress While the World Zooms Fast Ahead

    Throughout the 19th century Brazil evolved more slowly than the countries that, thanks to ...

    The Brazilian Rich Won’t Be Out of Prison Before Misery Is Abolished

    At the end of the 19th century, Brazil abolished the slave-ocratic system. As this ...