Culture

Rio's samba school Unidos da Tijuca - Tomaz Silva/ABr

Rio’s Carnaval Celebrates Life and Blasts New President

Rio de Janeiro’s world-famous Carnaval celebrations officially began on Friday in the first festival ...

Ordinarius, a Brazilian a cappella group

Ordinarius, a Brazilian A Cappella Group, Celebrates Carmen Miranda with First US Tour

A cappella steadily continues to increase in popularity thanks to YouTube stars Walk Off ...

Rio's National Museum after the fire that burned it all - Tânia Rêgo/ABr

Brazil Teaches that Museums Can Be Quite Ephemeral

On September 2, the National Museum of Brazil lit up Rio de Janeiro’s night ...

Brazilian group Evoé

Four Brazilian Artists Choose New York as Headquarters of Their Resistance

Evoé Collective was born a year ago founded by four Brazilian actresses based in ...

Renata Stoica, the owner of tinyB Chocolate

The Story of the Brigadeiro and Why I Brought This Brazilian Sweet Delicacy to the U.S.

If you think that brigadeiro is just a delicious dessert from Brazil, you’d better ...

A Brazilian soccer fan. Photo: ABr

Shocking Survey: Majority of Brazilians Are Simply Not Interested in the World Cup

A majority of Brazil’s citizens claim that they are no longer interested in the ...

Dilma Rousseff, former president of Brazil

The Story of Brazilian President’s Impeachment Premieres at the Berlin Film Festival

“O Processo,” translated from Brazilian Portuguese as “The Trial,” is a new film about ...

Terreirada Cearense Carnaval Block in Rio - Fernando Frazão/ABr

Brazilian Justice Bans Carnaval Group for Celebrating Dictatorship and Torture

Dubbed “the world’s biggest party,” Brazil’s Carnaval is officially underway and this year’s festivities ...