Politics

A Simple and Practical Proposal to End Brazil’s Child Labor

Virgílio was 12 years old. His childhood was divided between attending school sporadically and ...

Fernando Henrique Cardoso wants to stay

President Fernando Cardoso’s recent announcement that he was interested in seeking a second term ...

100 days with the President

Inflation has never been this low in recent times, in Brazil. The country is ...

Back to Business as Usual in Brazil

At the end of the first week of the New Year, it looks like ...

Welcome to 1984, Brazilian Style

Ricardo Bonalume Neto, one of the estimable science editors of the Folha de S. ...

Brazil: More Power to Quilombos

Quilombos are rural Afro-Brazilian communities that originated in the 17th century with the rebellion ...

Expecting the World

“We believe that the Lula administration is in a good position to avoid what ...

Agony and Joy

The chaos in Argentina has made many Brazilians extremely happy. Brazilians think the Argentineans ...

Grading Cardoso

Although José Serra is acknowledged to have done a good job as health minister ...