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Episode 114 | Dinosaur Sex Lake

This week Robin and Scott dig into the new Shudder film The Nightshifter, a Brazillian horror that finds a morgue worker with the ability to speak with the dead in a bad situation after abusing his abilities. 148 more words

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How delivery app Rappi helps Venezuelan migrants

22 May 2019 | Jim Wyss  | Miami Hearld via Havana Times

HAVANA TIMES – If you’ve traveled through any large Latin American city lately you’ve undoubtedly seen Rappi at work. 1,156 more words


Moacyr Scliar (1937-2011) -- Novelista y contista brasileiro judeu/Brazilian Jewish "A vaca" -- un conto/ "The Cow" -- A Short-story

Moacyr Jaime Scliar nasceu em Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, no 1937. A partir de 1943, cursa a Escola de Educação e Cultura, conhecida como Colégio Iídiche. 2,358 more words



A favela is the term for a very poor neighborhood in Brazil that’s usually part of an urban area. Many of the people who settle in favelas live in extreme poverty. 160 more words


Watching the Waves in Brazil

Standing on the cliffs of Florianopolis, Brazil in spring is just the time to record a “picture postcard” image.


Luisa Abram Brazil Rio Acara 70% 90/100

This bar is made with cocoa beans from near the Rio Acara in northern Brazil. Once harvested they’re transported to Sao Paolo to be made into one of the Abram family chocolate bars in the beans country of origin. 675 more words

Brazil Wants Extension of BRI’s Success in Latin America

Brazilian new President Jair Bolsonaro’s anti-China rhetoric in his election campaign made some people believe that China’s Belt and Road initiative (BRI) will fail in Brazil and Latin America, but fort-russ.com says in its report “Brazilian VP in China to beg for forgiveness: Latin America is already on the ‘New Silk Road’” that Brazilian Vice President Hamilton Mourão is in China to attract investment and improve bilateral relations that may have been hurt by Bolsonaro’s strong rhetoric against China. 296 more words