Brazil’s new president is cleaning out corruption
And just this once, I mean the title non-ironically. The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada “applauds” and “is delighted by” Harper’s announcement of increased Canada-Brazil cooperation in higher…
After some consternation over the meaning and purpose of the Prime Minister’s visit to the Brazilian foreign minister’s bathroom, we have now the following official clarification.
“That’s absolutely incorrect. It …
Rio de Janeiro is lifting up its poor—literally
The fatheads who resent the war on fat, plus Quebec announces a new anti-corruption unit
Death toll rises past 370
Further to the guaranteed income discussion, there is what Brazil has done to great success.
The program, called Bolsa Familia (Family Grant) in Brazil, goes by different names in different …
Outgoing Brazilan president hints that he may run for office again
Brazil’s president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is barred by the country’s constitution from serving as president for three consecutive terms. So at the new year, he’ll hand off to…
Will Brazil’s first female president bring change, or is she just ‘Lula in a skirt’?
Brazil’s president’s hand-picked successor is headed for certain victory in the Oct. 3 general election
When news hit that Japan had lost the war, many Japanese Brazilians refused to believe it
How the outgoing President turned around a troubled nation
Nestlé is sailing the Amazon with a floating grocery store to try to reach a lucrative, untapped market
Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is launching an international TV channel aimed at Africa
Shipwrecked students survived on rainwater—and Disney songs
Michael Ignatieff fills the university halls with big questions: ‘Who’s not in the room? Who’s out in the cold?’