Category Archives: current issues

Hope and Overcoming

While the warehouses of three ‘escolas de samba’ (samba schools) were in flames –on the first days of February last year, in Rio de Janeiro-, their members and fans were in tears. Their crying, however, was not enough to put … Continue reading

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Bullies to school

          Last week news got filled with headlines such as these: (articles linked) <<He was hit for being fat, then video uploaded in the web>> <<More school violence: now girl hit for being pretty>>           In these cases, school bullies … Continue reading

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Secret vote and private emotions

          The hot topic of August: primary election, of course. I mean, the result of it. The final count of the votes surprised even the ruling party itself, whose expectations were only getting 40% to consolidate towards the major election … Continue reading

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