Brazil with a Z
Salvador’s One-Note Music Scene

In Brazil's third-largest city, thanks to the curse of Carnival, there is only one sound to be found.

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So-Called Liberty, Justice and Peace, per the PCC, in São Paulo

The PCC has generated an urban war to fight for better conditions for their members in prison -- and the people of São Paulo live imprisoned within their city.

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7 Aug 2006 // 10:00 PM

An Axe to the Hexa

Fan expectations of Brazilian players are fierce. At their hotel in Germany, the Brazilian team was booed by a number of fans who had traveled there for World Cup -- and more were waiting at home.

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28 Jun 2006 // 10:00 PM

Social Climbers

Orkut, an extremely popular, Brazilian-dominated social networking site, is so prevelant that some consider it a source of national pride. Others, who have simply had enough of it, are driven to commit Orkuticídio: Orkut suicide.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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