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by Redactie
Sat May 01, 2021 15:48
Forum: Brazilie In Het Nieuws
Topic: Brazilie Nieuws: Wat ze allemaal zeggen
Replies: 4
Views: 360

Brazilie Nieuws: Wat ze allemaal zeggen

<r><B><s>[b]</s><SIZE size="150"><s>[size=150]</s>Brazilie Nieuws: Wat ze allemaal zeggen<e>[/size]</e></SIZE><e>[/b]</e></B><br/> <I><s>[i]</s>by Redactie<e>[/i]</e></I><br/> <br/> <br/> <IMG src="https://brazilienieuws.files.wordpress.com/2021/05/bolsosik.jpg"><s>[img]</s><URL url="https://brazili...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 25, 2021 19:31
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: The Solution to Brazil’s Deforestation: Fixing the Country’s Economy
Replies: 0
Views: 172

Brazzil: The Solution to Brazil’s Deforestation: Fixing the Country’s Economy

<r><br/> Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro participated in a virtual climate summit convened by the U.S. in April 22 and 23, vowing in a recent letter to U.S. President Joe Biden to end illegal deforestation in Brazil by 2030 – a striking about-face from a longtime adversary to the country’s enviro...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 25, 2021 18:52
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: Earth Had 2.5 Billion Tyrannosaurus Rex and Other Revelations
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Brazzil: Earth Had 2.5 Billion Tyrannosaurus Rex and Other Revelations

<r><br/> During 2.4 million years of existence on Earth, a total of 2.5 billion Tyrannosaurus rex ever lived, and 20,000 individual animals would have been alive at any moment, according to a new calculation method we described in a paper published on April 15, 2021 in the journal Science.<br/> <br/...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 25, 2021 03:41
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: With a Surplus of 300 Million Covid Vaccines the US Is Doing Too Little to Vaccinate the World
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Brazzil: With a Surplus of 300 Million Covid Vaccines the US Is Doing Too Little to Vaccinate the World

<r><br/> With over 130 million Americans – more than half of all U.S. adults – having received a Covid-19 vaccine dose, the Biden administration faces growing pressure to promote equitable vaccine distribution around the world.<br/> <br/> The United States has pledged money to the global immunizatio...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 25, 2021 00:44
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: How the President of Brazil Turned a Pandemic into a Worldwide Calamity
Replies: 0
Views: 89

Brazzil: How the President of Brazil Turned a Pandemic into a Worldwide Calamity

<r><br/> Brazil has had what is arguably the worst pandemic policy response in the world, driven by its far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro. The president’s choices in handling COVID-19 have triggered an unparalleled tragedy in the country, with potentially catastrophic implications worldwide.<br/> ...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 24, 2021 23:12
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: I’m a Munduruku and I See First Hand Our Amazon World Crumbling
Replies: 0
Views: 81

Brazzil: I’m a Munduruku and I See First Hand Our Amazon World Crumbling

<r><br/> We see how our forests are turning into large mud pools. We see how the sources of our rivers are silting up and how their courses are diverting. We see how the tree shadows begin to disappear, how the harvested fruits are diminishing, and how the crystalline water of the Tapajós River, of ...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 24, 2021 16:40
Forum: Brazilie In Het Nieuws
Topic: Brazilie Nieuws: De politieke begrafenis van Moro
Replies: 17
Views: 445

Brazilie Nieuws: De politieke begrafenis van Moro

<r><B><s>[b]</s><SIZE size="150"><s>[size=150]</s>Brazilie Nieuws: De politieke begrafenis van Moro<e>[/size]</e></SIZE><e>[/b]</e></B><br/> <I><s>[i]</s>by Redactie<e>[/i]</e></I><br/> <br/> <br/> <IMG src="https://brazilienieuws.files.wordpress.com/2021/04/moroaf.jpg?w=616"><s>[img]</s><URL url="h...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 18, 2021 04:46
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: Netflix Brings to the World Brazil’s Most Endearing Myths and Legends
Replies: 0
Views: 146

Brazzil: Netflix Brings to the World Brazil’s Most Endearing Myths and Legends

<r><br/> Eric (Marco Pigossi) is an environmental police officer in Rio de Janeiro. When his wife (Julia Konrad) dies under mysterious conditions, he starts his own investigation of the events. In the meantime, another strange episode takes place: A pink river dolphin — typically found in the Amazon...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 18, 2021 01:07
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: Indigenous People Are Close to Brazilians in the Big City. But People Don’t Know It
Replies: 0
Views: 100

Brazzil: Indigenous People Are Close to Brazilians in the Big City. But People Don’t Know It

<r><br/> During a presentation for Indigenous People’s Week, celebrated in April in Brazil, at his son’s elementary school in Rio de Janeiro, the first thing sociologist José Carlos Matos Pereira did was to show a photo of several individuals and ask the children, “What do you think, are they Indige...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 17, 2021 20:00
Forum: Brazilie In Het Nieuws
Topic: Brazilie Nieuws: Terug in de ring
Replies: 0
Views: 179

Brazilie Nieuws: Terug in de ring

<r><B><s>[b]</s><SIZE size="150"><s>[size=150]</s>Brazilie Nieuws: Terug in de ring<e>[/size]</e></SIZE><e>[/b]</e></B><br/> <I><s>[i]</s>by Redactie<e>[/i]</e></I><br/> <br/> <br/> <IMG src="https://brazilienieuws.files.wordpress.com/2021/04/gleisilula.jpg"><s>[img]</s><URL url="https://brazilienie...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 17, 2021 19:11
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: Irony: Considered Evil, Magic Is Integral to Development of Christianity
Replies: 0
Views: 104

Brazzil: Irony: Considered Evil, Magic Is Integral to Development of Christianity

<r><br/> Americans are fascinated by magic. TV shows like “WandaVision” and “The Witcher,” books like the Harry Potter series, plus comics, movies and games about people with powers that can’t be explained by God, science or technology, have all been wildly popular for years. Modern pop culture is a...
by Redactie
Thu Apr 15, 2021 04:06
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: The Evangelicals Belief in the Gracious Submission of Wives to Their Husbands Is Quite Recent
Replies: 0
Views: 100

Brazzil: The Evangelicals Belief in the Gracious Submission of Wives to Their Husbands Is Quite Recent

<r><br/> Prominent evangelical leader Beth Moore, who announced in March 2021 that she was leaving the Southern Baptist Convention over its treatment of women, among other issues, recently apologized for supporting the primacy of the theology of “complementarianism.”<br/> <br/> This belief asserts t...
by Redactie
Tue Apr 13, 2021 22:16
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: Incapable of Thinking, Brazilians Now Are Shaping Their Opinions According to Political Preferences
Replies: 0
Views: 101

Brazzil: Incapable of Thinking, Brazilians Now Are Shaping Their Opinions According to Political Preferences

<r><br/> For some years now, Brazilians have got used to adjusting our opinions to fit a particular political stance. The need to shape reality according to our political preferences was played out again in the widespread criticism of two recent Supreme Court rulings that annulled several trials pre...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 10, 2021 04:54
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: The Military Operation Green Brazil in the Amazon Is Ending. The Order Now Is Results-Based Environmentalism
Replies: 0
Views: 140

Brazzil: The Military Operation Green Brazil in the Amazon Is Ending. The Order Now Is Results-Based Environmentalism

<r><br/> A military operation against environmental violations in the Brazilian Amazon is coming to a close this month after nearly two years, but the show of force, backed by US$ 71 million in funding, has had no meaningful results and leaves the region vulnerable to the pressures of economic devel...
by Redactie
Fri Apr 09, 2021 23:54
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: How Netflix’s Content “Glocalization” Is Changing the Way the World Sees Itself
Replies: 0
Views: 105

Brazzil: How Netflix’s Content “Glocalization” Is Changing the Way the World Sees Itself

<r><br/> As a kid growing up in Italy, I remember watching the American TV series “Happy Days,” which chronicled the 1950s-era Midwestern adventures of the Fonz, Richie Cunningham and other local teenagers.<br/> <br/> The show, combined with other American entertainment widely available in Italy in ...
by Redactie
Fri Apr 09, 2021 17:37
Forum: Brazilie In Het Nieuws
Topic: Brazilie Nieuws: Slachtvee
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Brazilie Nieuws: Slachtvee

<r><B><s>[b]</s><SIZE size="150"><s>[size=150]</s>Brazilie Nieuws: Slachtvee<e>[/size]</e></SIZE><e>[/b]</e></B><br/> <I><s>[i]</s>door Redactie<e>[/i]</e></I><br/> <br/> <br/> <IMG src="https://brazilienieuws.files.wordpress.com/2021/04/gadodecorte.jpg?w=616"><s>[img]</s><URL url="https://brazilien...
by Redactie
Sun Apr 04, 2021 23:28
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: It’s High Time to End Conflation of Sex Work and Human Trafficking
Replies: 0
Views: 138

Brazzil: It’s High Time to End Conflation of Sex Work and Human Trafficking

<r><br/> The Covid-19 pandemic and the measures put in place to mitigate it have exacerbated existing inequalities by forcing millions of workers around the world to lose work and income. Sex workers have been particularly hard hit.<br/> <br/> The long-standing conflation of sex work and trafficking...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 03, 2021 15:01
Forum: Brazilie In Het Nieuws
Topic: Brazilie Nieuws: Stoelendans
Replies: 2
Views: 241

Brazilie Nieuws: Stoelendans

<r><B><s>[b]</s><SIZE size="150"><s>[size=150]</s>Brazilie Nieuws: Stoelendans<e>[/size]</e></SIZE><e>[/b]</e></B><br/> <I><s>[i]</s>door Redactie<e>[/i]</e></I><br/> <br/> <br/> <IMG src="https://brazilienieuws.files.wordpress.com/2021/04/kasparov.jpg?w=616"><s>[img]</s><URL url="https://brazilieni...
by Redactie
Sat Apr 03, 2021 05:05
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: Learning to Distinguish Among Hemp, Marijuana and CBD. Are They All Legal?
Replies: 0
Views: 136

Brazzil: Learning to Distinguish Among Hemp, Marijuana and CBD. Are They All Legal?

<r><br/> New York recently became the 15th U.S. state to legalize cannabis for recreational use.<br/> <br/> While 67% of U.S. adults support marijuana legalization, public knowledge about cannabis is low. A third of Americans think hemp and marijuana are the same thing, according to the National Ins...
by Redactie
Thu Apr 01, 2021 00:53
Forum: Blogs from Brazil
Topic: Brazzil: How the Cross and Good Friday Have Been Used to Defend Racism and Anti-Semitism
Replies: 0
Views: 110

Brazzil: How the Cross and Good Friday Have Been Used to Defend Racism and Anti-Semitism

<r><br/> Churches around the world will be holding services for their three most important days during this Holy Week: Holy Thursday, sometimes called Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.<br/> <br/> Easter commemorates Christ’s resurrection from the dead, the fundamental belief of Christi...