APRIL
2002

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CONTENTS:

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COVER
STORY

Take a look!
The Army is in the
streets. It's dengue.
06
Memory:


Dies Oswaldo Sargentelli
sambista and mulatólogo
07
Land:


Cinta Larga Indians
get rid of miners
08
Human Rights:


Minas Gerais's jails
fail Amnesty's test
09
Children:


Rio street kids tell
their version of the story
10
Violence:


Brazil is in state
of war, says UN
17
Salary Raise:


You don't give
this to a beggar!
18
Politics:


Roseana Sarney gives up
presidency quest
19
Opinion:


Has the PT (Workers'
Party) changed?
21
Economy:


Energy finally under
government control
24
History:


How sugar started
and ended slavery
28
Short Story:

"eles eram muitos cavalos"
by Luiz Ruffato

In Portuguese
34
Impressions:

Rio, stereotypes
and a first-hand look
38
Language:

English for Brazucas VII
39
Book Reviews:

Pedra Canga by Thereza Albues
& Sky-Eclipse by Régis Bonvicino
41
Music:

The extraordinary resurrection
of Trio Mocotó
54
Travelogue:

The hip and the ugly
in the South of Brazil

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