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· August, 2006

Stories about Brazil from August, 2006

Brazil: Blogs Censored in the Electoral Process

Google in Brazil: Who Guards Orkut's Playground?

The Brazilian blogosphere is talking about Google or more specifically about Orkut, its social network which has attracted a huge number of players. In order to understand Google's significance in...

Brazil: Music

Venezuela, Brazil: Crossing Borders

Transparency is Promoted and Debated in the Brazilian Election Process

The call for transparency is ringing in the Lusosphere these days. Brazilian presidential and general elections are six weeks from now and, after the innumerable corruption scandals involving congressmen and...

Brazil: Lula Declines Debate

Brazil: Moms and Polyblogular Writers

Brazil: Podcast safe music from Overmundo

Mommy Bloggers Achieve Community and Empowerment in the Lusosphere

One of the most active blogging categories in the fast expanding Lusosphere is that of the ‘mommy bloggers’. The movement is championed by a Brazilian blog which turned into book,...

Brazil: “São Paulo Under Siege”

Lusosphere reactions to the world most blogged conflict

The conflict between Israel and Hezbollah in Lebanon is shaking the blogosphere. The effects can be felt all over and as conversations arise everywhere, Lusophone bloggers aren't excluded. It is...

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