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Over 300 Homosexuals Were Murdered in Brazil in 2013

A report released on Friday, 14, at Grupo Gay da Bahia, points the Pernambuco State as the most violent against homosexuals in Brazil during 2013. There were 34 murders of gays, lesbians and transvestites in this state, the second largest … Continue reading

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Brazilian “Lampions League” Highlights the Passion for Soccer in the Poor Northeast

Between the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, the Northeastern region of Brazil, still today the poorest area of ​​the country, was dominated by a group of nomads who used extreme violence to commit crimes in the region. The “Cangaço” … Continue reading

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First Wind Farm on the State of Bahia Starts Operation Next November

The first wind farm of the State of the Bahia, in the northeast of Brazil, should enter in operation in the next month of November, with capacity for supply a city with 300,000 inhabitants.  The main structure is already mounted … Continue reading

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Social economy could keep 3m jobs, says Brazil

The National Secretary of Social Economy (Senaes) esteems that 3 millions of Brazilians should work, during this year, in co-ops or professional associations that manage their own business, accordingn to a notice published today by the Agencia Brasil. The evaluation … Continue reading

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Brazil has 14 million illiterate

Of this total, 92.6% are over 25 years of age Continue reading

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