Category Archives: History

Brazil Remembers 50 Years of Its Militar Coup

  Exactly 50 years ago, the military took power in Brazil and forced President João Goulart into exile in Uruguay. Planned with the support of the United States, which feared the influence of Cuba and the Soviet Union in Latin … Continue reading

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The Islamic History of Salvador, the City where Bosnia and Iran will Meet up in the World Cup

Mouraria Neighborhood: name taken from Romans distracted as Muslims One of the most charming and bohemian neighborhoods of Salvador, Brazil’s third largest city and capital of the state of Bahia, is called Mouraria (the Moorish quarter), a small area full … Continue reading

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