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Explaining Brazil #72: Can Brazil approve a tax reform in 2019?

podcast Aug 07, 2019

The Brazilian Congress is back from vacation. And the country’s lawmakers have a lot on their plates. After six months of constant power struggles with the government, what can we expect from Congress in the second half of 2019?...
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PodcastJul 31, 2019

Explaining Brazil #71: How Brazil’s prisons became war zones

Since the turn of the year of 2016 to 2017, over 200 inmates were killed within government-run prisons. In other countries, this would spark...
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PodcastJul 24, 2019

Explaining Brazil #70: Data protection changes coming your way

Next year, Brazil’s General Data Protection Law will come into force, redefining concepts like consent and data privacy in the country.  This week, we...
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PodcastJul 17, 2019

Explaining Brazil #69: Why Argentina’s presidential election matters to Brazil

Argentina is Brazil’s third-biggest trading partner—and the main destination of Brazilian manufactured goods. That’s one of the main reasons why anything that happens there...
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PodcastJul 10, 2019

Explaining Brazil #68: Discovering Rio’s Little Africa

The name Little Africa, Pequena África in Portuguese, has been featured in books, songs, and lyrics of famous samba schools. But it remains unknown...
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PodcastJul 03, 2019

Explaining Brazil #67: The Mercosur-EU deal, explained

This week’s episode explores the Mercosur-EU trade deal. President Jair Bolsonaro started off his participation at the G20 summit in Osaka, in the worst...
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PodcastJun 26, 2019

Explaining Brazil #66: Being gay in Bolsonaro’s Brazil

This year, however, the São Paulo Pride Parade took place at a time when Brazil’s political divisions have been getting more and more intense....
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PodcastJun 19, 2019

Explaining Brazil #65: Faith is a profitable business in Brazil

On June 20, the Christian community will march together in the March for Jesus, one of the biggest religious events in the world. They...
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PodcastJun 12, 2019

Explaining Brazil #64: You can’t spell car wash without leaks

This episode, The Intercept and the Car Wash leaks, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is focused on cybersecurity. Protect...
Explaining Brazil podcast about Brazil politics economy society michel temer marielle franco soft power Lula’s arrest fake news venezuela crisis fake news MBL Marielle Franco economic recovery Brazilian left social media museum campaign bolsonaro stabbing brazilian democracy center-right presidential election election results political system violence crisis transition bolsonaro administration environment Brazilian history racism football black friday sugar inauguration president infrastructure são paulo dam collapse rio de janeiro war on drugs Brazil's pension system marielle franco trump car wash torture catholic priests china tax system privatization census political climate World Environment Day intercept march for jesus Corpus Christi mercosur-eu little africa argentina data protection lgbtq strike

PodcastJun 05, 2019

Explaining Brazil #63: Earth v. Bolsonaro

This episode, World Environment Day: Earth v. Bolsonaro, is supported by .Futuro | Rio, the B2B conference about technology for decision makers. On June 5,...
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PodcastMay 29, 2019

Explaining Brazil #62: How to make a bad political climate worse

This episode, How to make a bad political climate worse, is supported by .Futuro | Rio, the B2B conference about technology for decision makers. On...
Explaining Brazil podcast about Brazil politics economy society michel temer marielle franco soft power Lula’s arrest fake news venezuela crisis fake news MBL Marielle Franco economic recovery Brazilian left social media museum campaign bolsonaro stabbing brazilian democracy center-right presidential election election results political system violence crisis transition bolsonaro administration environment Brazilian history racism football black friday sugar inauguration president infrastructure são paulo dam collapse rio de janeiro war on drugs Brazil's pension system marielle franco trump car wash torture catholic priests china tax system privatization census political climate World Environment Day intercept march for jesus Corpus Christi mercosur-eu little africa argentina data protection lgbtq strike

PodcastMay 22, 2019

Explaining Brazil #61: Brazil’s census controversy

This episode, Brazil’s census controversy, is supported by .Futuro | Rio, the B2B conference about technology for decision makers. On June 5, in Rio de...
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PodcastMay 15, 2019

Explaining Brazil #60: Is privatization the answer for Brazil’s economy?

This episode, Is privatization the answer for Brazil’s economy?, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is focused on cybersecurity....
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PodcastMay 08, 2019

Explaining Brazil #59: The business of Brazilian football

This episode, The business of Brazilian football, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is focused on cybersecurity. Protect your business...
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PodcastMay 01, 2019

Explaining Brazil #58: A look into Brazil’s super-complex tax system

This episode, A look into Brazil’s super-complex tax system, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is focused on cybersecurity....
Explaining Brazil podcast about Brazil politics economy society michel temer marielle franco soft power Lula’s arrest fake news venezuela crisis fake news MBL Marielle Franco economic recovery Brazilian left social media museum campaign bolsonaro stabbing brazilian democracy center-right presidential election election results political system violence crisis transition bolsonaro administration environment Brazilian history racism football black friday sugar inauguration president infrastructure são paulo dam collapse rio de janeiro war on drugs Brazil's pension system marielle franco trump car wash torture catholic priests china tax system privatization census political climate World Environment Day intercept march for jesus Corpus Christi mercosur-eu little africa argentina data protection lgbtq strike

PodcastApr 24, 2019

Explaining Brazil #57: How should Brazil deal with China?

This episode, How should Brazil deal with China?, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is focused on cybersecurity. Protect...
Explaining Brazil podcast about Brazil politics economy society michel temer marielle franco soft power Lula’s arrest fake news venezuela crisis fake news MBL Marielle Franco economic recovery Brazilian left social media museum campaign bolsonaro stabbing brazilian democracy center-right presidential election election results political system violence crisis transition bolsonaro administration environment Brazilian history racism football black friday sugar inauguration president infrastructure são paulo dam collapse rio de janeiro war on drugs Brazil's pension system marielle franco trump car wash torture catholic priests china tax system privatization census political climate World Environment Day intercept march for jesus Corpus Christi mercosur-eu little africa argentina data protection lgbtq strike

PodcastApr 17, 2019

Explaining Brazil #56: Why is the Brazilian government spying on Catholic priests?

This episode, Why is the Brazilian government spying on Catholic priests?, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is focused...
Explaining Brazil podcast about Brazil politics economy society michel temer marielle franco soft power Lula’s arrest fake news venezuela crisis fake news MBL Marielle Franco economic recovery Brazilian left social media museum campaign bolsonaro stabbing brazilian democracy center-right presidential election election results political system violence crisis transition bolsonaro administration environment Brazilian history racism football black friday sugar inauguration president infrastructure são paulo dam collapse rio de janeiro war on drugs Brazil's pension system marielle franco trump car wash torture catholic priests china tax system privatization census political climate World Environment Day intercept march for jesus Corpus Christi mercosur-eu little africa argentina data protection lgbtq strike

PodcastApr 10, 2019

Explaining Brazil #55: After 1 year in jail, what will become of Lula?

This episode, After 1 year in jail, what will become of Lula, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is...
Explaining Brazil podcast about Brazil politics economy society michel temer marielle franco soft power Lula’s arrest fake news venezuela crisis fake news MBL Marielle Franco economic recovery Brazilian left social media museum campaign bolsonaro stabbing brazilian democracy center-right presidential election election results political system violence crisis transition bolsonaro administration environment Brazilian history racism football black friday sugar inauguration president infrastructure são paulo dam collapse rio de janeiro war on drugs Brazil's pension system marielle franco trump car wash torture catholic priests china tax system privatization census political climate World Environment Day intercept march for jesus Corpus Christi mercosur-eu little africa argentina data protection lgbtq strike

PodcastApr 03, 2019

Explaining Brazil #54: How Brazil deals with its past of torture and repression

This episode, How Brazil deals with its past of torture and repression, is supported by Fast Help. Fast Help is a Brasília-based IT company that is...
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