OCTOBER
2002

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CONTENTS:

Cover Picture by Sonia R. Tryhane
09
COVER
STORY

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Rushing to space
against all and all odds
06
Fear:


Drug lords terrorize
Rio's population
08
Tribute:


Haydée Magro wrote
the book on Portuguese
05
Opinion:


Only misery has
been globalized
04
Diplomacy:


Foreign Minister speaks
at UN opening session
61
Election:


Nobel Prize Gary Becker
explains why the middle class
abandoned José Serra
60
Election:


With demise of Mexico,
Brazil of Lula will
lead Latin America
00
Election:


Lula's main rivals now
are the evangelists
02
Election:


Results are in. For Lula
it's so near, yet so far
01
Election:


With Lula, Brazil won't be
a US vassal anymore
15
Election:


Hard choices for
President Lula
03
Election:


Four candidates
but one ideology
16
Election:


Ciro Gomes's
fall from grace
17
Election:


Lula isn't
Lula anymore
18
Election:


Serra's disastrous
mudslinging
22
Economy:


Can Brazil be saved?
25
Economy:


Argentina we are not
26
History:


100 years of Conselheiro,
Canudos and Os Sertões
29
Behavior:


Domestic violence
in Brazil and the U.S.
35
Short Story:

"O Cortiço"
by Aluísio de Azevedo

In Portuguese
37
Tourism:

Tasting Fortaleza,
Natal and Olinda
40
Culture:

Capoeira and the
young gringo
42
Music:

Luciana Souza, a
life dedicated to jazz
54
Impressions:

Under Rio's spell

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Calendar of events
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