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· April, 2007

Stories about Brazil from April, 2007

Second Life Brings Its Second Life to Brazil

The much heralded launching of the first Second Life national community happened this Monday, April 23, and Brazilians are getting ready to their outposts in a custom tropicalized virtual environment....

Brazil: ‘Reverse Globalization’

In an act of “reverse globalization”, a North American in Brazil reports on the ‘Amazonia’ soap opera, the Santo Daime religion, the legacy of Chico Mendes and current efforts to...

Brazil: Federal Police Go On Strike

Sao Paulo-based Ricardo Carreón on Brazil's federal police strike.

Brazil, Argentina: Soccer and Safe Sex

Sex and Soccer meet in Latin American as two soccer giants face off in Latin America, prompting some amusing advertisements.

Bahrain: Brazilian Dance

Bahraini blogger emoodz regales us with a tantalising Brazilian dance at the Spring of Culture festival, which has generated heated debates between Islamists and liberals on whether such live entertainment...

Brazilians Wrap-up and Rap Upon 10 Years of Blogging

The word is out on the web: blogs are celebrating their 10th anniversary. And although blogging about blogging is something bloggers do all the time, the remembrance offers the opportunity...

Brazilian Air Traffic Strike: Blogs Debate Confusions, Commands and Concerns from the Past

Last Friday, at the same time Lula was in the air traveling to the US to visit President Bush, a huge crisis was developing back in Brazil. Air traffic controllers...

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Fernanda Canofre is the Brazil editor. Email her story ideas or volunteer to write.


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