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Carnival gets even more political in 2018

carnival 2018 brazil politics
Carnival is a political party
carnival 2018 brazil politics
Carnival is a political party

Back in 2016, the award-winning New York Times reporter Andrew Jacobs wrote a piece about Carnival in Brazil. His depiction of “sweaty, minimally clothed” people rubbing against one another while the country was in the throes of a Zika virus outbreak and a presidential impeachment suggested that Brazil is a nation made of people unaware of...

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